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Commencement Videos

Student's Family at Commencement

2016 Live Streaming

The following 2016 ceremonies, listed chronologically, will be live streamed:

Helpful Viewing Tips

If you're on a desktop or laptop computer, we suggest using the latest version of Chrome External Site Link Icon or Firefox External Site Link Icon . If you're using an alternate browser, please ensure you're using the most updated version of that browser. To access audio or video content, you will also need Flash 14 External Site Link Icon or later, which requires Max OS X 10.6 or later, or Windows XP or later. To access live or on-demand video, you will need a download speed of at least 1.0 Mbps (1,000 Kbps) for standard definition broadcasts and 3.0 Mbps (3,000 Kbps) for high definition broadcasts. You can measure your download speed at External Site Link Icon . Our broadcasts are also compatible on any Apple mobile devices running iOS 7 or later and on Android devices running OS 4.4.4 or later. If you're wishing to view the broadcasts on your TV, we suggest using AppleTV to wirelessly stream content from a Mac or Apple mobile device or connecting an HDMI cable from your computer or device to your TV. While some Smart TVs can also be used to access our streams, we cannot guarantee compatibility.

Test Access

To test, please go to the portal at: External Site Link Icon Click the "On-Demand" tab and click the icon under "Watch/Listen/Stats."

2016 Post-Ceremony, Online Viewing

The following May 2016 ceremonies will be recorded and available for online viewing shortly following commencement weekend. We will not be selling DVDs.

Academic Ceremonies: Office of Special Events | 352 Fargo Quad, Bldg. 4 | University at Buffalo | Buffalo, NY 14261-0050 | (716) 645-6147 ext. 2
Commencement Events/Activities: Student Life | 150 Student Union | Buffalo, NY 14260 | (716) 645-2055 | E-mail