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Scheduled Rehearsals: Undergraduate

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 candidates to pick up their four guest and candidate participation ticket.

Note: Please bring your New Paltz or photo ID and required confirmation number generated after completing the Graduating Student Survey, which will be sent to your New Paltz email account beginning Friday, April 15, 2016.

Candidates are highly encouraged to attend a rehearsal.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 

Undergraduate: 5 - 6 p.m.

Graduate: 7 - 8 p.m.

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Thursday, May 5, 2016

Undergraduate: 5 - 6 p.m.

Graduate: 7 - 8 p.m.


If you cannot attend a rehearsal:

Candidates may also pick up tickets at the Welcome Center, Haggerty Administration Building Lobby, Beginning Friday, May 6 - Friday, May 13, 2016, 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.