Commencement 2020

Hayes Hall. Congrats Grads! Class of 2020.

Congratulations, Class of 2020

They did it! View our celebration of the Class of 2020 and our commencement ceremony, which took place virtually on Friday, May 15, 2020. See below photo memories from our graduates and tributes from faculty, staff and alumni.

Program highlights: UB President Satish Tripathi, Dean Robert Shibley, and chairs Korydon Smith and Daniel B. Hess to address graduates. Graduates featured with their virtual mortarboard messages.

Formal UB tassel to be delivered to grads in the mail!

As an enduring memento of your time at UB, we will send each graduate their formal UB tassel in the mail following graduation as part of your graduation packet. Please make sure your mailing address is up to date via UB's registrar office.

Student photo gallery

Students from across our programs share memories of their time at UB.


Tributes to the Class of 2020

Messages to graduates from faculty, staff and alumni


Celebrate with us on social media

Follow #UBArchPlanGrad2020 and #UBClassof2020 on Twitter and Instagram to see celebratory posts from UB, our grads and their families.

ub virtual swag.

See more coverage from the University at Buffalo on the university's #UBClassof2020 microsite.