The Sage Colleges 96th Commencement
Date: Saturday, May 18th, 2013
Time: 10:00 am
Duration: 3 hours
Location: RPI Houston Field House, 1900 Peoples Avenue, Troy
Sponsored by: The Sage Colleges
Contact: Diane Angrisano
For more information, visit: https://www.sage.edu/commencement/.
How do we get to the Houston Field House at RPI?
Directions to the Field House [PDF]
What time does the ceremony start?
What time do the doors open?
8:30 A.M. We strongly encourage guests to arrive early to get a seat!
When should graduates start to line up for ceremony?
Where do we park?
In the Field House parking lots, on the street, or in the Doyle Middle School (1976 Burdett Ave.) or Troy High School (off Burdett Ave.) parking lots. There will be a shuttle running continuously from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. Guests with Disabled Parking placards may park in "A Lot" also known as the "Medical Arts Lot" adjacent to the Field House. CARS MUST HAVE A DISABLED PARKING PLACARD TO BE ALLOWED INTO THIS LOT.
Is the Field House accessible to guests with disabilities?
Yes, it is. For more information or to make special arrangements, please contact the office of Michael Baumgardner, associate vice president for student life and dean of students, at (518) 244-2207. Guests with Disabled Parking placards may park in "A Lot" also known as the "Medical Arts Lot" adjacent to the Field House. CARS MUST HAVE A DISABLED PARKING PLACARD TO BE ALLOWED INTO THIS LOT.
Do we need tickets and how many guests may we bring?
You do NOT need tickets. We do ask you to try to limit your guests to a maximum of 6.
How long does Commencement typically run?
About two hours. Out of respect for all of our graduates, we ask that all attendees stay for the entire Commencement Ceremony.
Is the Field House air conditioned?
No, it is not. The average high temperature in Troy at that time of May is 68 degrees.