BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The University at Buffalo will hold their spring 2020 commencement ceremonies virtually, according to UB President Satish Tripathi.
In a statement, the president says the planning for virtual graduation exercises has begun, but the university hopes to recognize the 2020 class during an on-campus celebration later in the year.
#UBuffalo will hold our spring 2020 commencement ceremonies in a virtual environment this May. As with all decisions we have made during these uncertain times, the health and well-being of our entire UB community is our guidepost and our priority. (1/2) pic.twitter.com/Z8gBb99mvX— UBuffalo (@UBuffalo) April 6, 2020
UB also says it will maintain a "distance-learning platform throughout the entirety of the 2020 summer session."
You can read the president's full statement here.