Commencement Overview


SUNY Cobleskill's 101st Commencement Ceremony will be held on
Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 11:00 am.


Our 101st Commencement Ceremony will be at 11:00am adjacent to the Neal Robbins Field House. Graduates will line up one hour before the ceremony in the Field House. A reception will be held immediately following Commencement in the Field House. Tickets are not required for our outdoor ceremony.

In the case of inclement weather, two ceremonies will be held in Bouck Hall Gymnasium. Tickets are necessary for guests to attend the indoor ceremony.  Each graduate participating in the Commencement Ceremony will receive three tickets for their guests to attend the ceremony. Line up for each school will be an hour before the ceremony in Bouck Hall. The School of Agriculture and Natural Resources will be held at 10:00am. The School of Business and Liberal Arts and Sciences will be held at 1:30pm. A reception will be held immediately following each ceremony in Bouck Hall Ballroom. 

The final decision for the location of the Commencement ceremony based on weather will be determined Wednesday, May 8th.


Thursday, May 9, 2019

Graphic Design Senior Show

An exhibition of our graphic design seniors’ capstone projects will open with a reception on Thursday, May 9th at 5pm in the Governors Art Gallery and remain on display throughout the weekend.


Friday, May 10, 2019

Academic Awards Ceremony • 4:30pm in Bouck Hall Theater

Graduation Celebration Dinner • 6:00pm in Bouck Hall Ballroom

Hooding Ceremony • 7:30 in Bouck Hall Theater