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December Commencement

Commencement is a milestone in which we celebrate our students’ achievements as they complete their academic journey at ESF. To mark the significance of this occasion and to help us honor our degree candidates, we are planning receptions, award ceremonies, and other festivities. 

Watch the livestream online here 

May 2024 Commencement Ceremony

ESF President Joanie Mahoney addresses students at Commencement.


Saturday, May 11




Caps & Gowns

All students who participate in Commencement are required to wear a cap and gown.
You can obtain these through the Syracuse University Bookstore in the Schine Student Center or by calling (315) 443-9900. 

Order Regalia


Graduate School Student Checklist

In addition to successful completion of coursework and faculty requirements, Graduate School students are required complete additional paperwork before the degree will be awarded.

Graduate Student Checklist for Graduation


Undergraduate activities: (315) 470-6660

Graduate School activities: (315) 470-6599