• three students outside wearing cap and gown
  • President Mauro with four students at Commencement
  • several students wearing Commencement caps
  • several students wearing caps shouting with excitement
  • student with his family after Commencement
  • student with her family after Commencement
  • student wearing Commencement cap with dad
  • student wearing cap and gown with parents at Commencement
  • four girls wearing dresses and commencement gowns

Commencement 2023

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!

Northland Campus Commencement

Alfred State Campus Commencement

Northland Campus CommencementSaturday, May 20, 2023 at 1 p.m.

Graduation Fee

There is a $60 graduation fee associated with graduation, which covers diploma cover, cap and gown. Please contact the Office of Student Records and Financial Services (SRFS) by emailing SFS@AlfredState.edu, calling 1-800-4-Alfred (option 2), or in person by visiting the Agriculture Science Building on the Alfred campus. The $60 fee will be added at your request to your spring 2023 semester bill.

Graduation Packet Pick Up

Each packet includes the cap and gown, tassel, photo card, and information about the ceremony. Each student should try on their gown to ensure fit, and iron it before the ceremony. Northland students will have their packets available from Joyce Brown.


There will be a reception with refreshments after the ceremony.

Family unable to attend?

Have family or extended family who are unable to attend? The event will be recorded and available to stream live on May 20 at 1 p.m.