We look forward to welcoming the guests of graduates to join the campus community as we celebrate this milestone moment for the graduating Class of 2022. Below is important information guests should know.
Graduates are allowed up to six (6) guests.
Masking is required for those not fully vaccinated and strongly encouraged for all others in indoor, public spaces on campus. This guidance is subject to change depending on evolving conditions and New York State health, safety and capacity guidelines. For more information visit oswego.edu/oswego-forward.
Important Day-of-Event Information
- Parking for guests is available in the the following lots, convenient to the Marano Campus Center:
- Download the parking map (PDF), which provides additional information on graduate, guest, and handicapped accessible entrance locations.
- No food or drink will be permitted in the Marano Campus Center or Convocation Arena during any of the ceremonies.
- The college requests that guests remain seated during the ceremony. Professional photographers will be taking pictures of the graduates as they cross the stage. Graduates will be emailed a link from the photography company to view their photos. Graduation pictures can be ordered online at geneseephoto.com.
- Restrooms will be available for guests inside the arena.
- The College Bookstore will be open during Commencement. Visit us in person, or place orders at the College Store online if you’d like celebratory SUNY Oswego swag and apparel!
- Masking is required for those not fully vaccinated and strongly encouraged for all others in indoor, public spaces on campus. This guidance is subject to change depending on evolving conditions and New York State health, safety and capacity guidelines. For more information visit oswego.edu/oswego-forward.
- Graduates, family members or guests who anticipate needing special assistance should contact Accessibility Resource Services at (315) 312-3358 prior to Friday, May 6.
- Commencement ceremonies will be live streamed via SUNY Oswego's YouTube channel so other family and friends can watch in their homes. Visit our Commencement Live Stream page for the link and starting times.
- All graduating students, parents, guests, faculty and staff are invited and encouraged to attend a reception following each ceremony, to be held under the tent on the west side of the Marano Campus Center.