Family and Friends
Family and friends are invited to participate in the celebration of our graduates’
The December Commencement Ceremony is scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 11 am in the
Island Federal Credit Union Arena.
Each graduate is allotted 3 guest tickets once they Apply to Graduate and complete a Ceremony Registration Form. Please be sure to get your tickets from your graduate before the event. Graduates will be lining up prior to the ceremony.
Doors open at 10 am and seating is first come, first serve basis. All guests must present their tickets at the doors. Children under the age of 2 do not need a ticket, but must sit on a lap throughout the duration of the ceremony. Strollers are not permitted inside the arena.
*Please note, the buying, selling, or gifting of tickets is strictly prohibited and may result in disciplinary action.
There will be a live webcast on the Stony Brook University webpage for all guests who do not have tickets or cannot attend. Please visit:www.stonybrook.edu/live
Getting to Campus
Stony Brook University is situated on an 1,039 acre site (see campus maps) on the north shore of Long Island in southeastern New York. We are approximately 60 miles east of New York City.
For directions and campus maps visit: http://www.stonybrook.edu/maps-and-directions/
A printable campus map is available here. Maps will also be mailed home in November.
A commencement printable campus map is available here.
Stadium Lot - located off of Stadium Rd.
Indoor Sports Complex Commuter and Staff Lot- located off of Gym Rd.
Indoor Sports Complex Metered Lot- located off of Gym Rd.
This lot is reserved for cars with appropriate ADA Permits
*An ADA van, equipped with a lift, will be available for those needing assistance between the parking lot and the Island Federal Credit Union Arena
For a detailed parking map of campus, visit: http://www.stonybrook.edu/maps-and-directions/
Guests with Disabilities
Parking for ADA Permit holders will be in the Indoor Sports Complex Metered Lot, located off of Gym Rd. An ADA van, equipped with a lift, will be available for those needing assistance between the parking lot and the Island Federal Credit Union Arena.
Accessible seating is available on the Mezzanine Level of the Island Federal Credit Union Arena in sections 102, 106, 110, and 114.
For more detailed information on disability access for all campus locations please see the Disability Access Index by visiting http://www.stonybrook.edu/sb/map/ada/index.html
Gifts and Refreshments
Graduation flowers will be available for purchase on site. Click here to pre-order your flowers and guarantee your color preference.
Refreshments can be purchased on the Mezzanine Level of the Island Federal Credit Union Arena.