The one-hour rehearsal will explain how the day will unfold and provide answers to any questions you may have. At the end of the rehearsal, there will be an opportunity for registered candidates to pick up their four guest tickets and candidate participation ticket. Note:  Please bring your New Paltz or photo ID and required confirmation number generated after completing the Graduating Senior Survey.  

Candidates are highly encouraged to attend a rehearsal. The rehearsal dates times and locations are as follows:

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 5–6 p.m.
Lecture Center 100

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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 5–6 p.m.
Lecture Center 100

Candidates may also pick up tickets at the Welcome Center, HAB - Lobby, Beginning Friday, May 6 - Friday, May 13, 2014, 9 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Note: On Friday, May 13, tickets may be picked up until 3 p.m.

If the candidate is unable to attend rehearsal or will be unable to give the tickets to their guests before the day of the ceremony, they may also pick up their tickets beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the will call table located by the stone benches near the Jacobson Faculty Tower in the academic concourse. Tickets will be held under the candidate's name.

If someone other than the candidate is picking up tickets, they will need a photo ID and a note from the candidate with the confirmation number.