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Herkimer College 49th Annual Commencement

Herkimer College will hold the 49th Annual Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in the gymnasium of the Physical Education Building.

Currently, the College is looking for students who are interested in being the student speaker at Commencement. If you are interested, please fill out the attached application here and submit that with your speech by Friday, March 10, 2017. Below are speeches that were given at the 2016 ceremony.

Important information for the class of 2017 regarding the ceremony can be found here.


December Graduates

If you are not on the December probable graduate list here, and believe you should be, please contact the Registrar's Office immediately. Please note: you must file a graduation application in order to graduate and receive your diploma.



Student Government President's Greeting -- Rhiannon Steele '16
Student Address, "We are Seeds" -- Teddi Cromling '16
Student Presentation, "What a Time to be Alive!" -- Timothy McKenzie '16