Prior to the Virtual Ceremony
What is Commencement vs. Graduation?
I am fulfilling my degree requirements this summer/winter/fall. Can I still participate in the Virtual Commencement Ceremony on July 25, 2020?
Where do I get Regalia?
I am part of an Honor Society (PTK, ABG). Do I need to know anything special?
I am an honors graduate (GPA 3.50 – 4.00). Do I need to know anything special?
How does COVID-19 impact commencement?
Is the drive-through pickup a graduation ceremony?
The graduation ceremony is being held in a virtual format on July 25, 2020.
Will I receive my diploma?
When do I pick up my packet?
Tuesday, June 30th, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wednesday, July 1st, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Rain date is Thursday, July 2nd 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Can I get out of the car for pictures?
We also ask that individuals wear masks (unless medically unable to) when receiving their gift bag.
During the Virtual Ceremony
How do I access the ceremony?
sunybroome.edu/graduation. Just click on the link found there to join.
Where and when is the Commencement Ceremony?
How long will the ceremony last?
What if I have someone who wants to watch the ceremony, but cannot attend?
After the Virtual Ceremony
Where and when will I receive my Diploma?
Diplomas will be mailed to graduates after certification from the department takes place. Diplomas for Winter 2020 and Spring 2020 graduates will be mailed out late July, and diplomas for Summer 2020 graduates will be mailed out in October. Fall 2019 graduates should have already received diplomas.
For additional questions about your diploma, please reach out to the Registrar’s Office at +1 (607) 778-5027 or firstname.lastname@example.org.