Commencement celebration


Ready to graduate?  Celebrate with family and friends. This is your time to look back with pride on everything you’ve achieved — and look forward with excitement to what comes next.

Annual Spring Event

Locations: Typically the Center for the Arts or Alumni Arena

Event Details

The University at Buffalo does not hold a mass, general commencement. Each school or college within UB has its own degree conferral ceremony.  Detailed information about Commencement is available through the Commencement website, including:

Students Act Early

> Applying for graduation pertains to your degree and diploma. 
> Registering for commencement lets you take part in the commencement ceremony.

>> Please note that these are separate steps that are outlined on the graduation checklist.

Need Help?


University-wide commencement activities

352 Fargo Quad

Phone: (716) 645-6147 ext. 2