Registration - Commencement
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Register by June 12 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.