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Commencement will be held at 12 noon on Sunday, May 12, 2019 outdoors at Pioneer Stadium on the Alfred State campus

Please come prepared for an outdoor ceremony; Alfred weather can be extreme and unpredictable. For those unable to attend the ceremony, a live streaming broadcast will be available.

The big day is almost here. The one you've been waiting for.

map of campus including stadium where commencement will be heldThe day in which a culmination of time, effort, and hard work by students, parents, and our faculty and staff finally pays off. That day, of course, is Commencement.

Alfred State understands the importance of this day for you and your loved ones and shares in the joy and pride that comes along with it. We also want to make sure you are well-informed and prepared so you can enjoy this huge moment to the fullest. That is why you will find all of the information you need to know about parking, admission, and more in the header above.

And be sure to take part in a reception for your academic school following Commencement exercises. Learn where to "Join the fun."

Commencement is sure to be a time of enjoyment and celebration for you and your loved ones and you will no doubt come away with fond memories that you will cherish for a lifetime. We look forward to seeing you!