University of Rochester

Eastman School of Music Commencement Ceremony

students performing on stage at Eastman commencement

The Eastman School of Music Commencement will be held on Sunday, May 21, in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, located in downtown Rochester. This ceremony will begin at 11:15 a.m.

Please feel free to contact the Commencement Office by phone at (585) 275-4111 or click here to send an e-mail.

Academic Dress

All graduates are required to wear academic regalia. Candidates can purchase regalia at the Eastman School of Music Bookstore.

Arrival Times

All graduating students must arrive no later than 10:30 a.m.


Parking is available for this event in the East End Garage on the corner of East and Scio Streets.

Registrar Information

Questions regarding candidate status should be directed to the ESM Registrar (585) 274-1220.