Schedule

Schedule of Events (via video)

Time Event
5-5:30 p.m. Congratulatory messages from faculty and staff and live tweets from graduates, family, friends, alums, faculty and staff.
5:30-6 p.m.

Highlights from the Class of 2020

Remarks
David C. Munson, Jr. – RIT President
Ellen Granberg – Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
Anika Aftab – Student Government President

Conferral of Degrees – President Munson

Toast to the Class of 2020 – President Munson, Provost Granberg, and SG President Aftab

Videos will be available after the event as well for viewing here.

 

The Class of 2021 will be celebrated on Friday, May 14 and Saturday, May 15. The Class of 2020 will be honored on Sunday, May 16.

Schedule of Events 

May 13
Event Time Location
Kate Gleason College
of Engineering - Order of the Engineer Ceremony
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Virtual Celebration on Zoom
Link here
May 14
Event Time Location
College of Art and Design 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Gordon Field House and Activities Center
College of Health Sciences
and Technology
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Gene Polisseni Center
Golisano Institute of Sustainability 12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Gene Polisseni Center
College of Engineering Technology 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Gordon Field House and Activities Center
School of Individualized Study 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gene Polisseni Center
College of Science 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Gordon Field House and Activities Center
Kate Gleason College of Engineering    7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Gordon Field House and Activities Center

 

May 15
Event Time Location
Golisano College of Computing and
Information Sciences
(Ceremony #1 will include students
from the following departments:
Ph.D., Software Engineering,
School of Interactive Games & Media,
Computing Security)
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Gordon Field House and Activities Center

National Technical Institute for the Deaf 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Gene Polisseni Center

Golisano College of Computing
and Information Sciences
(Ceremony #2 will include students
from the following departments:

School of Information, Computer Science)   

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Gordon Field House and Activities Center

Ph.D. Ceremony 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.           

Gene Polisseni Center

Saunders College of Business 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Gordon Field House and Activities Center
College of Liberal Arts 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Gordon Field House and Activities Center

View the Class of 2020 Schedule

All of the ceremonies will be live-streamed on the graduation websites.