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Commencement May 11 - 12, 2019

Commencement schedules and details will be posted on the Commencement website on or around March 1, 2019

Senior Student To-Do List

  • Schedule a graduation check with the Academic Advising Office in their respective school degree requirements have been met.
  • Meet with Career Services for help with resume, job search, and future career plans.
  • Submit a diploma request via MySlice. Follow these instructions from the Office of the Registrar.
  • Take senior photos (see details below)
    Pick-up cap and gown. Candidates participating in Commencement must wear academic regalia. The Syracuse University Bookstore coordinates sizing and distribution.


Senior Photos

Schedule a photo sitting online at Prestige Portraits  (
School code: 87122
Photo Location: Schine Student Center, Room 126, Lounge

Currently photo appointments are being accepted for October 1 to October 4. Additional dates will be made available as sitting times fill.
Information regarding yearbook orders and sales will be posted here later in the year.


On-Campus Lodging

A limited number of residence hall rooms will be available for lodging during commencement weekend. More information and the online reservation link will be available on or about March 1, 2019

Area Hotels

Please check Visit Syracuse website at for other hotel and lodging options.