Commencement Home

University-Wide Graduate Ceremony
For all master's, certificate & doctoral candidates.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 @ 9:00 A.M.

The ceremony is held inside the SEFCU Arena, and lasts approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes.

University-Wide Undergraduate Ceremony
For all bachelor's candidates.

Sunday, May 18, 2014 @ 10:00 A.M.

The ceremony is held outdoors on the Entry Plaza, and lasts approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

* No tickets are required for these two main ceremonies.*

APRIL 14 - DEADLINE for Commencement Registration application on MyUAlbany.

APRIL 14 - DEADLINE to rent PhD regalia.

Visit the University Bookstore to purchase your regalia, order diploma frames, class rings, announcements and other related items.

For more information on University Auxiliary Services available on campus the day of the ceremony please visit:

Island Photo link