Fish eye view of Commencement audience.


Join the St. John Fisher College community as we recognize the hard work and accomplishments of this year's graduates.

63rd Commencement Ceremony

Baccalaureate Mass

Friday, May 12, 2017
9 a.m.
Location: Coleman Chapel

Join us at this special mass for all degree candidates. All faiths welcome. Tickets are not required. Mass Attire - Regalia (Gown only).

Commencement Ceremony

Colleen Wegman, president of Wegmans Food Markets, Inc., will deliver the keynote address at the 2017 Commencement ceremony.

Saturday, May 13, 2017
8 a.m. Doors open
9:30 a.m. Ceremony begins
Ceremony is anticipated to last three hours.
Keynote Speaker: Colleen Wegman, President of Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.

Join St. John Fisher College in celebration of all our graduates!


The Blue Cross Arena
One War Memorial Square
Rochester, New York 14614

Additional Ceremony Details

Get additional Commencement details including parking information, professional photography, and more.

Student Information

Students, find out how to prepare for your big day on the Student Commencement Information page!


Join us as the College celebrates its 63rd Commencement and recognizes all of our graduates. Find out how on the Faculty Commencement Information page.