Schedule of Events

The timing for all Commencement ceremonies/activities and the number of guest tickets allowed per graduate will depend on the COVID situation as well as the NYS guidelines in place at the time of the event. Guests who are making travel and hotel arrangements are encouraged to make reservations that are refundable. We ask that you remain flexible as we must prioritize safety.

Spring 2022 Commencement

All ceremonies will take place at the Binghamton University Events Center with the exception of the hooding ceremonies, in which location is 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.

Friday, May 13, 2022

10 a.m. - School of Pharmacy PharmD Hooding Ceremony - Anderson Center Osterhout Theater

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

3 p.m. - Doctoral Hooding Ceremony - Anderson Center Osterhout Theater

Friday, May 20, 2022

1 p.m. - Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences (bachelor’s only)

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

Saturday, May 21, 2022

Check Harpur Spring ceremonies to determine your ceremony

8:30 a.m. - Harpur 1 

12:30 p.m. - Harpur 2 

4:30 p.m. - Harpur 3 

Sunday, May 22, 2022

8:30 a.m. - Thomas J. Watson College of Engineering and Applied Science (bachelor's only)

Noon - College of Community and Public Affairs (master’s and bachelor’s) 

3:30 p.m. - School of Management (bachelor's only)