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On behalf of the Class of 2016, we invite you to celebrate the class's accomplishments during commencement weekend on Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15, 2016.

Commencement Weekend 2016 Preliminary Schedule
Eddie S. Glaude Jr. delivers the keynote address at Colgate's 194th commencement.

Eddie S. Glaude Jr., the William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American studies and the chair of the Center for African American Studies at Princeton University, will deliver the keynote address at Colgate’s 194th commencement on Sunday, May 17, in Sanford Field House.

Contact Information

If you have questions please contact Michele Carney, commencement coordinator, at 315-228-7425 or

Future Dates

Please use this schedule of upcoming commencement dates to help with planning.
  • May 21, 2017
  • May 20, 2018
  • May 19, 2019
  • May 17, 2020