Congratulations to Our 2021 Graduates!

SUNY Suffolk is excited to announce plans to celebrate the upcoming virtual commencement on May 20, for the Class of 2021. To prepare for this event, we are sharing the information below.

If you have any questions at any time, please reach out to your Office of Campus Activities at for guidance.

Graduate with arms wide open

Academic Regalia

Bookstore: If you desire, you can order your cap and gown online from the campus bookstore by going to
Purchasing regalia is not required. The cost for the Associate Degree Regalia Package is $38.81 plus tax, shipping, and handling. You do not need to purchase the complete regalia set, individual pieces are available. Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery. This site will remain open until June 1, 2021.

Phi Theta Kappa: Treat yourself or someone you know to swag from Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society. Students who are members of PTK can follow this link to the PTK Store and click on "Graduation" to find regalia. Most students wear a stole and tassel. You will need to log into the site to confirm membership before they can make a purchase.

Veterans: If you are a Veteran or actively serving in the military, and you are graduating in May 2021, please e-mail in order to receive your red, white and blue honor cord.

Graduate Hat

Stage Clip Video - Personal Graduation Statement

Stage Clip

This year, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are partnering with Stage Clip, a personalized video company, to help make your virtual graduation as special as you are. On Tuesday, April 20, you will receive an email with a link that will enable you to upload a photo, personal message, and/or 10-second video that will included as part of our virtual commencement that you can share with your family, friends and faculty-online and via social media. Attend Virtual Grad Night on April 20 at 6 p.m. to learn more about Stage Clip and how to personalize your graduation site.

See how it works!

On-Campus Photos - Scheduling


Graduating students can reserve a 15-minute campus photo visit on any weekday between May 3 and May 19, between 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. You can make your online reservation for a photo op on campus through our "On-Campus Moments" EventBrite site.

Make Your Photo Op Reservation for Ammerman Campus

Make Your Photo Op Reservation for Michael J. Grant Campus

Make Your Photo Op Reservation for Eastern Campus

Please visit this site as soon as possible to make your reservation and to review the requirements for entering campus.

Virtual Ceremony - May 20

Beginning at 12:01 a.m. on May 20, 2021, you are invited to visit the College's Commencement website. On that day, our virtual ceremony will be available online for viewing and it will remain available online through the fall.

The virtual ceremony will include student speakers from each campus, remarks from College leadership, and greetings from faculty. You can view the ceremony online with your family and friends. The site will also include your Stage Clip personal videos and other exciting opportunities to celebrate this special occasion.

SCCC Shark Mascot

Virtual Grad Night

Campus Locations

Ammerman Campus

533 College Road
Selden, NY 11784-2899

Eastern Campus

121 Speonk-Riverhead Road
Riverhead, NY 11901-3499

Michael J. Grant Campus

Crooked Hill Road
Brentwood, NY 11717-1092




Last Updated: 4/26/21