SEAS students in caps and gowns.

We congratulate our students on their fine accomplishments and extend to them our best wishes for success!

Undergraduate Ceremony

Saturday, May 18, 2019

2 p.m. - 4 p.m. (approximately) | Alumni Arena | UB North Campus

Graduate Ceremony

Friday, May 17, 2019

1 p.m. - 3 p.m. | Alumni Arena | UB North Campus

This year, both the undergraduate and graduate ceremonies will also be available for online viewing via livestream, and later available for post-ceremony, online viewing. Viewing links are available on the Video page of the Commencement website.

Questions or concerns about graduation? Contact Commencement Coordinators Christine Human/Chelsea Montrois at

Submit Photos for the Commencement Slideshow

UB Hacking in SEAS commencement slideshow.

Please share your photos for the SEAS slideshow, which will be displayed prior to the 2019 Commencement Ceremony! We are particularly looking for shots of graduating students.

Submission ideas include photos that relate to student clubs, GSAs, research activities, academics, outreach/volunteer activities, competitions/awards, experiential learning, and social/athletic events.

Commencement Receptions

Check back soon for information on graduate student receptions following the SEAS commencement ceremonies.