Registration - Commencement
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Register by June 13 to join the Commencement Celebration in Albany, NY.
Online registration is required for graduates who want to participate.
You will need to pay for a cap and gown during online registration. They are yours to keep. Pick up your cap/gown/hood at check-in. A photo ID may be requested at check-in.
Note: The graduation fee and Commencement registration are separate. All students are required to pay the graduation fee. Commencement registration is required for graduates who choose to attend and there is a fee for your cap and gown assessed at registration.
If you have problems with online registration, call the Commencement Office at 518-608-8181 to complete your registration.
No Tickets Required for Your Guests
You don't have to worry about having tickets for your guests, but a large audience is anticipated at the ceremony, and we'll provide an overflow guest seating area with a monitor.
Individuals Needing Accommodation
A sign-language interpreter will be at the ceremony for those with hearing impairments.
If you or any of your guests require auxiliary aids or services, contact the Commencement Office by June 15.