The Hooding Ceremony on Saturday is the event where each graduate is individually recognized and walks across the stage. The University ceremony on Sunday is the event where the degree is actually conferred on each school as a whole. Each ceremony is an important part of celebrating the graduates' accomplishments, and you will want to participate in them both. No tickets are required, and there is no limit to the number of guests who can attend.
ATTIRE: Throughout the weekend, dress comfortably (business casual is fine); be prepared for crowds and lots of walking; and for assorted weather (hot, wet, cold, etc.) Bailey Hall is air conditioned, Bailey Plaza is outside under tent and there is little shade/coverage in Schoellkopf Stadium.
PARKING:Forest Home Parking Garage, for your GPS: 37 Forest Home Drive, Ithaca, NY 14853.
Accessibility: Bailey Hall has an elevator entrance on the Sciences Drive side of the building. There will be an usher outside to guide you to that entrance.
Questions? call or email the College of Veterinary Medicine Office of Student and Academic Services, Ithaca, NY 14853 Office: 607-253-3700