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Volunteer Information

Thank you for considering to be a volunteer at the Recognition Event for December Graduates. Your help is very much appreciated.

(Link to volunteer will be posted here in the fall.)


Schedule for Volunteers

Saturday, December 16, 2017
Barton Hall
Time Commitment: 7:45am-Noon

  • 7:30-8:00am - Usher sign-in
  • 8:00-8:30am - Usher meeting
  • 10:00-11:15am - Ceremony
  • 11:15am-12:00pm - Reception

Parking for Volunteers

On Saturday, free parking is available near Barton Hall, with no permit needed. Volunteers may park at Hoy Garage, the Crescent Lot at Schoellkopf Stadium, Kite Hill Lot along Campus Road, or parking spaces along Garden Avenue and Tower Road.

Time-Off Guidelines

The Commencement Committee acknowledges volunteers who help at the Cornell University Recognition Event for December Graduates, and provides volunteers with a confirmation for department supervisors to ensure that volunteers are appropriately recognized. view guidelines


Contact Information

Commencement Office
B13 Day Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-9541
commencement@cornell.edu