Join us in person Wednesday, May 19, to Friday, May 21 for Stony Brook University’s
61st Commencement, as we celebrate the academic achievements of the Class of 2021.
There will be 10 ceremonies, all held outdoors at LaValle Stadium rain or shine. All
ceremonies will be live streamed and a recording of each ceremony will live on the
Commencement website following the event.
Based on new guidance from the State of New York, you will be able to invite
two guests to attend the May 2021 Commencement ceremonies.
New York State has eased its restrictions on large gatherings to permit a small number
of guests in LaValle Stadium, as long as they follow all current health and safety
guidelines, including social distancing and wearing masks. Guests will also be required
to provide proof of recent COVID-19 testing or vaccination before being allowed in
View the entry requirements for students, guests, faculty, staff and vendors here.
To receive your two guest tickets:
You must have successfully completed the
Applied to Graduate form and registered for Commencement on SOLAR. Only registered candidates can access
Monday, May 10, registered candidates may access two tickets through the online ticket portal on
*Please note that due to capacity restrictions and the graduating class size, there
will be no extra tickets distributed.
*Please continue to check our Commencement website for updates.
See the Schedule Here