• Hartwick graduates
  • Hartwick Commencement pipers marching
  • Hartwick graduate with President Drugovich
  • Hartwick graduate with President Drugovich


COMMENCEMENT 2016 Important Dates

May 10 & 11, 2016
Cap and Gown Pick-Up
Location to be determined
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016
President's Senior Farewell Dinner
6 - 8:00 p.m.
Thornwood, President's House
Join President Drugovich and Beth Steele at Thornwood to celebrate the completion of your journey on Oyaron Hill.

FRIDAY, MAY 20, 2016
Senior Art Exhibition Reception
11:30 a.m.
Foreman Art Gallery, Anderson Center for the Arts

Nurses' Pinning Ceremony
12:30 p.m.
Lambros Arena, Binder Physical Education Center

Baccalaureate Ceremony
5:00 p.m.
Lambros Arena, Binder Physical Education Center
Tickets NOT required.


SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2016
8:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast (small fee/no reservation necessary)
The Commons, Dewar Union

Class of 2016 Assembles
10:00 a.m. SHARP!
Lambros Arena, Binder Physical Education Center

Commencement Ceremony
11:30 a.m.
Elmore Field (rain or shine)
Oyaron Hill



The 2015 Commencement Ceremony was held Saturday, May 23, on Elmore Field at 11:30 a.m. Baccalaureate was held the night before at The Foothills Performing Arts and Civic Center, 24 Market St, Oneonta, NY at 5 p.m.

Hartwick College's 2015 Commencement speaker was be Founder and Chairman of SL Green Realty Corporation, Stephen L. Green '59.

Webcast Video
View video of the 2015 Commencement Ceremony on Hartwick College's YouTube

To order photos of a graduate receiving  their diploma from the President, visit www.uscandids.com and search "Graduations". Questions may directed to U.S. Candids at 844-922-6343 or mail@uscandids.com.

Professionally produced DVDs of the weekend's ceremonies are available from Graduation Nation. A copy of the DVD(s) can be reserved at www.GraduationNation.com.

Know the Facts.
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