You will soon be among the ranks of more than 30,000 Siena alumni throughout the region, the country, and the world! As a prospective graduate, you are cordially invited to participate in the Commencement ceremony on May 15, 2016 to be held at the TIMES UNION CENTER in ALBANY.
Below are questions that parents and students frequently ask us about Commencement. More detailed information can be found under the menu options on the left sidebar. If you have other questions, please call Academic Affairs at 518-783-2307.
Siena’s Commencement Ceremony will be held at the Times union Center located in downtown Albany on Sunday, May 15.
Yes. Each graduate will receive 10 Commencement Ceremony admission tickets with their invitation, which will be mailed to their home address on record in late April. Tickets are required for entry.
We recommend that guests arrive at the Times Union Center between 8:45 – 9:30 a.m. Sunday morning. The procession will start promptly at 9:45 a.m.
All graduates are to assemble at 9:00 a.m. in the designated Exhibition Hall areas of the Times Union Center. Buses will be available to transport graduates from Siena beginning at 8 a.m.
Information can be found at www.timesunioncenter-albany.com. Parking is available in the attached Times Union Center Parking Garage at a rate of $4. The garage fits approximately 900 vehicles.
Please contact Kathy Renaud at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 518-783-2307 to make arrangements for special seating accommodations. Seating for persons in wheelchairs is limited and assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. We request that one family member remain with guests with disabilities at all times.