2015 Commencement Information
Friday, May 15, 2015
SUNY New Paltz, Athletic and Wellness Center
Seating begins at 4:30 p.m.
Gates close at 5:50 p.m. for the procession of the line march.
Sunday, May 17, 2015
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
SUNY New Paltz, Old Main Quad
Seating begins at 8:30 a.m.
Gates close at 9:50 a.m. for the procession of the line march.
Information on how to participate in the 2015 ceremonies:
Undergraduate ceremony: Click here
Graduate Ceremony: Click here
24/7 Commencement Hotline: 845-257-2603
Note: All commencement communication will continue to be sent to your New Paltz e-mail account through May 2015. There is no rain date for the ceremony. In the event of cancellation due to an emergency or severe weather, information will be posted at 845-257-INFO (4636) and www.newpaltz.edu.
2014 Commencement Highlights
More than 1,400 undergraduate students walked across the stage in tassel, cap, cords, and gowns for the State University of New York at New Paltz’s 185th commencement on Sunday, May 18, 2014. The commencement drew more than 10,000 guests. The graduate ceremony included nearly 300 graduate students with 1,200 family and friends. More than 200 staff volunteers participated in both ceremonies.