While we know students, families, faculty and staff at all New York higher education institutions want to see detailed commencement plans, many decisions about commencement are still pending based on current NYS regulations in effect. A final decision on commencement will be made around April 1. See this communication previously sent to students.
Clarkson University hosts four Commencement ceremonies per year. Eligible students are welcome to participate in ONE ceremony.
Annual Commencements are:
December 2021 Recognition Ceremony (Potsdam, N.Y., Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral Degrees)
Commencement Ceremony for Master's & Doctoral Degrees (Potsdam, N.Y.)
Commencement Ceremony for Bachelor's Degrees (Potsdam, N.Y.)
Class of 2020 Rescheduled Commencement Ceremony for Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral Degrees (Potsdam, NY)
Capital Region Campus & Beacon Institute Commencement Ceremony (Schenectady, N.Y., Master's Degrees and Advanced Certificates)