SSW Commencement Ceremony
Center for the Arts - Main Stage
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Ceremony begins at 9 a.m.
Students to arrive at CFA no later than 8 a.m.
If you're on a desktop or laptop computer, we suggest using the
latest version of Chrome or Firefox .
If you're using an alternate browser, please ensure you're using
the most updated version of that browser. To access audio or video
content, you will also need Flash 14 or
later, which requires Max OS X 10.6 or later, or Windows XP or
later. To access live or on-demand video, you will need a download
speed of at least 1.0 Mbps (1,000 Kbps) for standard definition
broadcasts and 3.0 Mbps (3,000 Kbps) for high definition
broadcasts. You can measure your download speed at www.speedtest.net. Our
broadcasts are also compatible on any Apple mobile devices running
iOS 7 or later and on Android devices running OS 4.4.4 or later. If
you're wishing to view the broadcasts on your TV, we suggest using
AppleTV to wirelessly stream content from a Mac or Apple mobile
device or connecting an HDMI cable from your computer or device to
your TV. While some Smart TVs can also be used to access our
streams, we cannot guarantee compatibility.
Students who have processed application to candidacy forms;
filed for degree with an expected conferral date of Feb. 1, June 1
or Sept. 1, 2018; and who remain in good academic standing may
participate in the commencement ceremony.
Registration will become available in Winter 2018.
If you plan to participate in Commencement 2018, you will
need to have regalia (mortarboard hat, black master’s robe,
hood, tassel) for the ceremony.
More information about purchasing or borrowing regalia will
become available in Winter 2018.
PhD candidates may rent their academic dress through the
University Bookstore (North Campus). Purchase of custom UB
regalia is also an option through the University Bookstore.
Bookstore (North Campus)
200 Lee Entrance
Buffalo, NY 14228
Phone: 716-636-6290 ext. 19