Commencement of Syracuse University will be held on Sunday, May 12, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. inside the Carrier Dome.

Seating at the Carrier Dome is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tickets are not required. Since more than 15,000 guests are expected to attend this event, it is recommended that degree candidates and their guests read and be guided by this website.

School and College Convocations where students will be individually recognized will be held throughout the weekend.  A schedule of Convocations  is available here. 

After March 1 full details posted on this site can guide you through your preparations for Commencement Weekend.

To be a part of Commencement, degree candidates must complete and submit a diploma request form on MySlice

This is a very important step and is necessary to participate! Please file by January 31, 2019 to receive Commencement mailings.


Questions? Please call the Office of Special Events at 315-443-4631  or Contact Us here!