Congratulations on Your Graduation!
All graduating students must file a graduation application through Self-Service. Unless you apply, you will not be reviewed for graduation eligibility. Daemen University traditionally has two Commencement Ceremonies on one day in May each academic year. Daemen University graduates students every September, January, and May.
May Commencement Ceremony:
Kleinhans Music Hall
3 Symphony Circle, Buffalo, NY 14201
Saturday, May 20, 2023
Undergraduate Ceremony will be held at Noon
Graduate Ceremony to follow at 4:30 pm
- Additional Commencement Information
- What are the application Deadlines?
- What happens once the Application for Degree form is filed?
- What is the Commencement Fair in March?
- What do I do if I am attending the May Ceremony?
- What if I want to "Walk" in May? What is the criteria for Commencement Walking?
- What fun events are planned because of May graduation?
- How do I order my Cap and Gown?
- What hotels are near Daemen University?
- What do I do if I have transfer credit NOT yet transferred?
- How do I receive my Diploma?
- What are Commencement Honors?
- Where can I find information about Daemen University awards?
- What You Need to Do: Direct Stafford Loan Borrowers (PDF)
Potential Graduates Checklist All September, January and May graduates for this academic year can participate in our May Commencement. For example, all September 2022 and January 2023 graduates may participate in May 2023 commencement.)
- Fill out RSVP form, if you are planning on attending our Commencement Ceremony on MAY 20, 2023.
- Find out more about Walking at the ceremony, if you are close but not going to complete your degree requirements by the end of spring term.
- Periodically check back to this website for form access, commencement festivities information as well as award information. (see below)
Commencement Fair - March 22, 2023
- Getting you ready for Daemen’s Graduation and beyond. Order your cap and gown as well as other graduation fun items. Verify your graduation status! Get information on the May ceremony. Win Prizes! Enjoy some snacks! Start getting excited to graduate!
Information on the events happening during Graduation week.
For information on Daemen University Award Nominations: TBA