Cornell University

University Commencement Ceremony

Sunday, May 24, 2020 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

More dates through May 24, 2026

Schoellkopf Field
Central Campus

Commencement CeremonyCornell University Commencement Ceremony for all degree candidates, 10am-12pm.  Degrees are conferred en masse at Schoellkopf Stadium.

We are happy to provide a live stream for the enjoyment of family and friends who are unable to travel to Ithaca.  The procession and ceremony will be broadcast live on CornellCast at, 10am-noon.

Please visit the Commencement website at for Commencement Ceremony details including arrival & seating time, parking & bus information, accessibility planning, and more.

Please familiarize yourself with our parking and bus arrangements (park-n-ride), as campus road closures may effect your planned driving route or rideshare drop-off location. 

Guests with reduced mobility or limited stamina are encouraged to request an Accessibility Plan through the Commencement Office website.

The Commencement website also provides details about Commencement Weekend overall, including Fri/Sat/Sun college event schedules, Saturday's Senior Convocation event with an invited guest speaker, parking, dining, lodging, and more.

Congratulations to our Cornell graduates!

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