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Genesee Community College's 46th ceremony commemorates and rewards all the diligent effort put forth by you and signifies a new beginning as well.  We hope that you will take part in the ceremony so that you may remember your time here at Genesee Community College and celebrate with family and friends. 

Watch Commencement Live

Live-streaming of the event will begin at 12:45 p.m. on May 18, 2014, and extend to the end of the ceremony. 

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Event Details

Genesee Community College gymnasium
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 1:00 pm
Doors will open for general seating at 12:00 pm

Students, please plan to line up in the cafeteria no later than 12:15 pm.

Keynote Speaker - New York State Senator George D. Maziarz

The length of the ceremony will be approximately one hour and thirty minutes. A reception with light refreshments will immediately follow the commencement exercises in the Forum.

To participate in commencement:

  • Diploma Request - File for your diploma request
  • Cap & Gown - Purchase your cap and gown at the bookstore at the Batavia Campus. Cap and Gown can be purchased between April 21 and May 9, 2014.
  • Commencement Tickets - Pick up your tickets between April 21 and May 9, 2014. Students must present proof of Cap and Gown purchase to recieve tickets.
  • Rehearsal – Attend rehearsal in the Cafeteria at the Batavia Campus, May 16th 10:00am.

Share the excitement!

We're just as excited as you are that commencement has finally arrived! Tag all of your selfies, well wishes, and memories with #sunygcc14 on Twitter or Instagram, and we'll be sure to share it throughout the day.

Be sure to stop by the Forum stage after the commencement ceremony to get your photo taken and featured in our Facebook album filled with memories from #sunygcc14.

Don't forget to keep in touch with us on your favorite social media platforms!