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Commencement

On behalf of the Class of 2015, we invite you to attend the 194th commencement on Sunday, May 17.


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Commencement Speaker: Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

Eddie S. Glaude Jr., the William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American studies and the chair of the Center for African American Studies at Princeton University, will deliver the keynote address at Colgate’s 194th commencement.

Glaude, widely regarded as one of the leading young African American intellectuals in the United States today, is the author of Exodus!: Religion, Race, and Nation in Early 19th Century Black America, which won the Modern Language Association's William Sanders Scarborough Book Prize.

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BACCALAUREATE SPEAKER: REV. GAY CLARK JENNINGS ‘74

HONORARY DEGREE RECIPIENTS
Commencement speaker, Eddie S. Glaude Jr.

Gloria Borger ’74, P’10, chief political analyst for CNN and a member of the first coeducational class to graduate from Colgate

Speakers
Eddie S. Glaude Jr., the William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American studies and the chair of the Center for African American Studies at Princeton University, will deliver the keynote address at Colgate’s 194th commencement on Sunday, May 17, in Sanford Field House.

Contact Information

If you have questions please contact Michele Carney, commencement coordinator, at 315-228-7425 or mcarney@colgate.edu.

Future Dates

Please use this schedule of upcoming commencement dates to help with planning.
  • May 15, 2016
  • May 21, 2017
  • May 20, 2018