Falk College 2020 Convocation

May 09, 2020 4:30 pm 6:30 pm
Manley Field House,
1301 E Colvin St Syracuse, NY 13210

Congratulations Graduates!

Congratulations to the Class of 2020! The Falk College will celebrated our students and their accomplishments with their families and friends during the Falk College Convocation for graduating students on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. in the Manley Field House. Tickets are not required for this event, all guests are welcome. The College’s Convocation ceremony gives students the opportunity to celebrate graduation in a smaller setting. Family and friends who are unable to attend in person, can watch the convocation live online.

Syracuse University Commencement will also take place on Sunday, May 10, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. on the Shaw Quadrangle. Additional information about this commencement is available on the University’s Commencement website.

Prepare for Graduation

If you are you planning to walk this May watch your email. You’ll be notified of when to:

  1. File the mandatory Diploma Request Form through MySlice
  2. Pick up your cap and gown
  3. Attend the Falk College Senior Meeting

Will you have family and friends in town for graduation weekend? If so, don’t wait! Now is the time!

  • Make travel reservations
  • Ensure that they have lodging
  • Make dinner reservations
  • Be sure they are clear on the dates and times when they’ll be part of your celebration
  • Share the link to commencement.syr.edu for more information

Falk College 2020 Convocation:

Date: Saturday, May 9, 2020
Site: Manley Field House
Time: Students should arrive to Manley at 3:30pm

Family members/guests should also arrive at 3:30pm

Convocation will begin promptly at 4:30pm and end at 6:30pm

Tickets are not required. Parking is free.

Cap & Gown

Please visit Syracuse University’s Commencement website for information specific to caps and gowns. In almost every case, the answers to any question you have specific to that weekend, can be found in the Commencement website. This should always be your first source for answers.

The SU Bookstore also coordinates all aspects of your regalia and will be very helpful in addressing any questions that you might have.


At the request of the Falk College, we are using the Citron (maize yellow) tassel for all Falk bachelors and the Citron velvet for all masters. Any PhD’s would use the Royal PhD velvet on their hood.

Additional Information:

Falk College Convocation Webpage
Syracuse University Commencement Website
Cap and Gown Information
Commencement Weekend Housing
Commencement Weekend Accessibility

Class of 2020 Giving: Be a Class Act!

Support Your Passion, Share Your Spirit!

Just $20.19, donated to the program, scholarship or fund of your choice will leave your mark on Falk College. Future students will benefit from the scholarships, study abroad and speaker opportunities that your gift will afford.

As our “thank you,” you’ll receive a special Class Act cord to wear at Commencement along with other VIP benefits. Learn about why giving makes a difference and see some of the ways giving makes a difference:

Learn More and Give

This event was first published on September 20th, 2019 and last updated on February 12th, 2020.

Event Details

  • Category
  • Type
  • Region
    Main Campus
  • Open to
    Parents and Families
    Students, Graduate and Professional
    Students, Undergraduate
  • Cost
  • Organizers
    Falk College
  • Contact
    Annette Hodgens
    (315) 443-2499
  • Accessibility
    Communication Access Real-time Translation (CART)
    Contact Annette Hodgens to request accommodations
Parking is free at Manley Field House.