Join us for Grad Day on Monday, November 9. There will be a variety of in-person and virtual events to celebrate the December
Class of 2020! *Photos taken during these events may be featured during our Virtual
Schedule of Events | Monday, November 9
10 AM - 8 PM Virtual Photo Booth, courtesy of the Alumni AssociationTake a virtual celebratory photo with your family and friends (pets welcomed too)
and tag us on Instagram
@sbu_commencement and @stonybrookalum.(Check back here at 10 AM on Grad Day to access the online booth!)
11 AM - 7 PMGraduation Portraits, Wang Center, Room 102 A portrait photographer from Thornton Studio will be on campus to take formal regalia
portraits and professional headshots. There is no sitting fee and proofs will be viewable
online! Candidates will receive one LinkedIn, thumbnail sized photo of their choice,
courtesy of the Alumni Association.
Click here for more information and to schedule your appointment. *Walk-ins not permitted.
1 - 3 PM Virtual Class Ring Zoom Presentation hosted by Balfour Click here to learn more, and to register for the Zoom!
1 - 4 PM LIVE EVENT! Commencement Cap Decorating, DJ and PhotoboothJoin us in the
Union Ballroom located in the Stony Brook Union,for fun in-person activities! Students who wish to participate in the cap decorating
activity must bring their own caps.
Click here to purchase a cap, or visit the bookstore for a special discount! Whether you attend the in person event or decorate your cap at home, submit an image
of your decorated cap for an opportunity to be featured in the December 2020 Virtual
Click here to submit your picture.
*Submissions will close on Friday, November 20 at 4 PM, be sure to submit your pictures
5 PM Virtual Raffle Ticket Drawing (Win an SBU Sweatshirt!)On
Friday, November 6, all candidates who have applied to graduate will receive a virtual raffle ticket
and submission form to their Stony Brook University email address. Winners will be
announced on our Commencement Instagram
@sbu_Commencement at 5 PM on Grad Day!
7 - 8:30 PM Virtual Party Bingo Graduates are invited to join us for a fun filled night of Virtual Bingo! Enjoy multiple
rounds of bingo, trivia, activities, live DJ & MC, prizes, and much more!
Click here for additional event details and to register for this event!
**Please check back for more information regarding December Commencement .**
Candidates and their families are invited to participate in a live stream celebration
where President Maurie McInnis and University Deans will confer degrees. The celebration
will take place
here on Friday, December 18 at 6:30 PM.
All candidates that wish to be included in the printed program must apply to graduate
November 11. The last day for Fall/Winter degree candidates to apply for graduation via
December 4. Please note that applications submitted after
November 11 will not appear in the Commencement publication.
*For questions regarding registration
click here for more information.
December 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony
Congratulations December Class Of 2020!
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