Commencement 2020

Class of 2020

Congratulations Class of 2020!

In recognition of all you have accomplished and overcome, please join RADM Michael Alfultis in a virtual celebration as he addresses the Maritime College Class of 2020 graduates and confers the degrees to approximately 168 undergraduate and 22 graduate students. SUNY Chancellor Kristina Johnson will also address the graduates and celebrate the accomplishments of the Class of 2020.  

Virtual Commencement 

Friday, May 22, 2020
11:00 a.m.

Commencement Program

View or download the Commencement Program, which includes:

  • Welcome from SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson 

  • Congratulations from SUNY Maritime College President RADM Michael Alfultis

  • Salutations from U.S. Maritime Administrator RADM Mark Buzby

  • Greetings from Maritime College Alumni Association President John Valvo '83

  • A Special Message from a past alumnus

  • Greetings from Provost & Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Joseph Hoffman '75

  • Degree conferral 

  • Remarks from the Class of 2020 Valedictorian

  • A full listing of the Class of 2020 graduates

After Maritime College/Take the Survey

As you begin your journey from college to career, we want to stay in touch with you.  We are proud of our alumni, and interested to know what your professional success looks like. Please take this brief survey to update us on your plans after graduation and the best way to stay connected with you.

Future In-Person Commencement Ceremony

In accordance with public health guidelines, Maritime College hopes to hold an in-person Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2020 graduates at a future date. Plans will be announced well in advance to allow sufficient time for planning.