Commencement Schedules

The College hosts three ceremonies each year.

Arts & Sciences and College of Professional Studies

Senior Donor Recognition Event

Seniors who donate to the senior class gift are invited to this exclusive donors-only reception.
Friday, May 2
5 – 6:30 p.m.
Cornell Fine Arts Museum Patio and Lakefront at the Alfond Boathouse
Rain location: Cornell Campus Center

Student Rehearsal

Friday, May 9
4 – 5 p.m.
Knowles Memorial Chapel; Alfond Sports Center

Senior Send-Off

Friday, May 9
5 – 6:30 p.m.
Cornell Campus Center

Baccalaureate

Saturday, May 10
5 – 6 p.m.
Knowles Memorial Chapel

Commencement Day

Sunday, May 11
10 a.m.
Alfond Sports Center
Reception immediately following ceremony, Cornell Campus Center

Hamilton Holt School

Senior Donor Recognition Event

Seniors who donate to the senior class gift are invited to this exclusive donors-only reception.
Friday, May 2
5 – 6:30 p.m.
Cornell Fine Arts Museum Patio and Lakefront at the Alfond Boathouse
Rain location: Cornell Campus Center

Baccalaureate and Senior Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 9
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Knowles Memorial Chapel
Senior reception immediately following in the Galloway Room, Mills Memorial Hall

Commencement Day

Saturday, May 10
10 a.m.
Alfond Sports Center
Reception immediately following ceremony, Cornell Campus Center

Crummer School of Business

Rollins MBA Oath Ceremony

May 1
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Bush Science Center Auditorium

Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society Induction Ceremony & Reception

May 2
6 – 7 p.m.
Bush Science Center Auditorium

Commencement Day

May 3
10 a.m. – noon
Harold & Ted Alfond Sports Center