Commencement Overview


SUNY Cobleskill's 102nd Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 9, 2020


Our 102nd 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 (3) 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 6th.

Guest Information

Carefully read the information below. If you have any questions, please contact (518) 255-5523 / (518) 255-5690 or campuseventsandconferences@cobleskill.edu



Parking & Shuttles

The Ceremony


Accommodations for Individuals with Disabilities

Gifts and Keepsakes



We are very proud of our graduates' accomplishments. We look forward to meeting our graduates' families and friends on this very special day! It is the goal of the Office of Campus Events and Conferences and the entire SUNY Cobleskill community to make Commencement a smooth and memorable experience for our graduates. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

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