Falk College Class of 2021 Commencement, Convocation

Congratulations to the Class of 2021! Falk College is proud of its students and their accomplishments. Commencement is a milestone moment. It’s one our graduating students have worked tirelessly toward and one they’ve looked forward to celebrating with family and friends who helped them achieve this accomplishment.

As a College we look forward to celebrating together with you. Below are dates specific to Falk College students in the Class of 2021.

University Commencement

Falk Undergraduate Commencement

Syracuse University Commencement Ceremony No. 1
Location: The Stadium
Date/Time: Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 4 p.m. ET

Falk Graduate Commencement

Syracuse University Commencement Ceremony No. 3
Location: The Stadium
Date/Time: Sunday, May 23, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. ET


Each graduate who has registered their intent to participate in person will be allowed to have up to two guests attend their ceremony. Graduates will receive a specific email with specific instructions to claim their ticket and two guest tickets. Tickets will be available for selection beginning on Thursday, May 6, at 10 a.m. ET. The University will livestream the ceremonies so loved ones can participate virtually.

Vaccine/Testing Requirements:

New York State has mandated very specific guidelines related to stadium entry and participation in the Commencement exercise, for all graduates, guests and participants. Please see the University announcement for detailed information about vaccination/testing requirements for entry. All graduates and guests are responsible for complying with state regulations for entry to The Stadium.

Commencement Portraits

A photographer will be on campus all Commencement weekend to capture formal cap and gown portraits. This will help ensure that all those who could not attend the May 2 Graduate Experience will still have formal cap and gown images taken. Appointments are not necessary.

Location: Schine Student Center, Room 228
Friday, May 21 – Sunday, May 23
9 am – 12 pm
1 pm – 6 pm

Falk Convocation

All school and college convocations will be presented virtually at 11 a.m. ET on Saturday, May 22, and recordings will be posted online. Please join us to celebrate our Falk College students. More information about how to access the virtual convocations will be shared in the coming weeks.

Location: Virtual
Date/Time: Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 11 a.m. ET

Get more information

For the most up-to-date, comprehensive information about Syracuse University Commencement and College Convocations, visit the University’s Commencement website.