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Commencement 2016

The University of Rochester proudly celebrates its 166th Commencement Ceremonies during May and June 2016. More than 3,000 individuals will have their bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees conferred during these ceremonies.

For more information on an individual ceremony please click on the appropriate link.

Arts, Sciences & Engineering Commencement

Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.grads hugging
Eastman Quadrangle, River Campus
Watch the College ceremony live online

Doctoral Degree Commencement

Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, Eastman School of Music

The Eastman School of Music Commencement

Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 11:15 a.m.
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, Eastman School of Music

The School of Medicine and Dentistry Commencement

Friday, May 13, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, Eastman School of Music

The School of Nursing Commencement

Friday, May 13, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, Eastman School of Music 

AS&E/SMD Master's Commencement

Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 12:00 p.m.
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, Eastman School of Music

The Margaret Warner Graduate School of Education and Human Development Commencement

Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, Eastman School of Music

The William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration Commencement

Sunday, June 5, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, Eastman School of Music

Please feel free to contact the Commencement Office by phone at (585) 275-4111 or click here to send an e-mail.