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We look forward to celebrating commencement with you in person on Friday, December 17th! Candidates and Faculty participating in the academic processional should arrive at the Pritchard gym, located in the Sports Complex, wearing their cap and gown. Candidates and Faculty participating in the ceremony should arrive at 10:00 AM for line up.  Please continue to check the FAQs tab for additional updated Commencement Information. 


*To ensure your health and safety, Stony Brook University is requiring that all candidates and their guests wear a mask at all times when inside the Arena. The University continues to closely monitor the guidance provided by the CDC and New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) for large event gatherings. Please continue to visit this website for the latest ceremony details, COVID entry requirements and guest ticket information as they are subject to change. 

Celebrate with Us!

Enhance your celebration with printable signs that you can hang up or hold.  Add new GIPHYs to make your images even more fun! Host a Zoom party with family and friends, try one of our Zoom filters for added fun. Be sure to tag @stonybrooku and include the hashtag #SBUClassof2021 in any social media posts. 


printable 11 x 17

printable letter

Each downloadable PDF file includes 7 different styles!

Download 11x17

Download Letter Size

Zoom Backgrounds

zoom undergrad

For Bachelor's & Master's Graduates 

zoom doctoral grads

For Doctoral Graduates

Animated GIPHYs

Download them HERE

class of 2021

proud grad

i heart sbu

ready to lead

sbu heart

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class of 2021 round

                                                  Congratulations Class Of 2021!