Commencement is a memorable moment for our graduates, their friends, families, and the entire Farmingdale State campus community. Commencement will consist of two ceremonies taking place on Monday, May 21, and Tuesday, May 22, 2018 in the Nold Athletic Complex. The Monday, May 21st ceremony will celebrate those within the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Health Sciences and the Tuesday, May 22nd ceremony will celebrate those within the School of Business and the School of Engineering Technology. Both the May 21st and May 22nd ceremonies will begin promptly at 11:00am and graduates are required to be inside Nold by 9:30am. Guests will be admitted approximately 45 minutes - 1 hour before the start of the ceremony at 11:00am. Please let your guests know that no backpacks, coolers, strollers, or umbrellas will be allowed into the graduation area. Furthermore, all individuals may be subject to search prior to admittance.
Please note commencement ticket distribution will begin at the Senior Commencement Fair on May 2-3, 2018 in the Campus Center Ballroom.
Please refer to the dropdown links near the bottom of this page to view degree programs and their respective ceremony date.
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School of Arts and Sciences
Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement (AS)
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Science, Technology, & Society
School of Health Sciences
School of Business
Computer Programming & Information Systems
Global Business Management
Horticulture Technology Management
Visual Communications: Art & Graphic Design
School of Engineering Technology
Aeronautical Science: Professional Pilot
Architectural Engineering Technology
Computer Engineering Technology
Construction Management Engineering Technology
Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement Technology
Electrical Engineering Technology
Industrial Technology/ Automotive Management
Industrial Technology/Facility Management
Manufacturing Engineering Technology
Mechanical Engineering Technology