The Sage Colleges will conferee degrees and certificates at our 102nd Commencement on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. All undergraduate and graduate students who completed their requirements in August and December of 2018 and May of 2019 are invited to participate.
Graduates Participating in Commencement Must Also Attend The Sage Colleges Mandatory Commencement Rehearsal on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 5:15 p.m. Graduates (only) should arrive to Rensselaer’s Houston Field House (1900 Peoples Avenue in Troy) by 5:10 p.m. where they will receive important information about the Commencement Ceremony and Procession.
ALL CANDIDATES MUST CONFIRM THEIR PARTICIPATION BY FRIDAY, APRIL 5 BY CLICKING ON THE FORM BELOW.
Commencement Day Information
The Sage Colleges Commencement Ceremony will take place at the Houston Field House on the RPI Campus located at 1900 Peoples Avenue, Troy, NY,12180.
The Field House will open at 8:30 a.m., at which time guests will be permitted to choose their seats. Someone must remain with your seats and personal belongings at all times.
Please note: Seats cannot be saved after 9:15 a.m.
Links to detailed information
- Schedule of Events
- Important Dates and Deadlines
- Cap & Gown
- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
- Directions and Transportation
Please contact the Student Life Office at 518-244-2207 or [email protected] with any questions.
Notices to Graduates
The Student Life office will send out information to graduating students beginning in early March with important information regarding commencement. Students are responsible for checking their Sage email accounts regularly to ensure they receive and understand this essential information. In addition, general information that is distributed via email will also be posted on this page. Contact the Office of Student Life at 518-244-2207 or [email protected] with any questions.
Commencement 2018 Photos
Any photos from Commencement and related events are available on Sage’s Flickr page.
Photographs of individual graduates are available for purchase from Genesee Photo’s website. Students should have also received information directly from the vendor via email.
Video from past Commencement ceremonies is available at our Webcast Archive.