Schedule of Events

Commencement 2020 is postponed. For more information, please read the full announcement from President Stenger.

Spring 2021

All ceremonies will take place at the Binghamton University Events Center unless otherwise noted. Each commencement ceremony is approximately two hours in length. Doors will open approximately one hour prior to the ceremony. Door times subject to change.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

3:00pm - Doctoral Hooding Ceremony - Anderson Center Osterhout Theater

Reception to immediately follow for candidates and their guests in the West Gym Lobby


Friday, May 14, 2021

10:00am - School of Pharmacy Doctoral Hooding Ceremony - Anderson Center Osterhout Theater

1:00pm - Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences (Bachelor’s only)

4:30pm - Graduate Ceremony (DCHNS/Harpur/SOM/Watson Master's candidates) 


Saturday, May 15, 2021

Harpur ceremonies listed by program will be released by Fall 2020.

8:30am - Harpur 1 

12:30pm - Harpur 2 

4:30m - Harpur 3 


Sunday, May 16, 2021

8:30am - Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science

12:00pm - College of Community and Public Affairs (Master’s and Bachelor’s) 

3:30pm - School of Management (Bachelor’s Only)