Events & Schedule
ORIE Virtual Ceremonies
It is recommended to view these ceremonies in the side-by-side view in Zoom.
ORIE Ph.D. Ceremony, Thursday, May 27, 7:00-8:00 pm
(Missed it? Watch it here.)
ORIE M.Eng. Ceremony, Friday, May 28, 7:00-8:00 pm
ORIE Undergraduate Reception, Sunday, May 30, 10:50 am-12:30 pm
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(Please Note: these are virtual ceremonies via Zoom, no regalia necessary, no RSVP necessary. All graduates will be recognized.)
University In-Person Ceremonies
All of the Commencement Ceremonies will be livestreamed:
- University Ph.D. Ceremony, May 28, 7:00-8:30pm EST
- College of Engineering Ceremony, May 30, 3:00-5:00pm EST
(some ORIE faculty who are attending the in-person COE ceremony are staying afterward near Rhodes Hall to meet with the students)
Recordings of all the ceremonies will also be available to view at a later time on CornellCast.
If any of the Saturday or Sunday Commencement Ceremonies are canceled due to severe weather, President Pollack’s Commencement address will be made available for viewing on the livestream page at the scheduled time of the ceremony, and the degrees will be granted virtually.