The fall 2020 Commencement ceremony will be held virtually on Saturday, December 19, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. Spring 2020 Ceremony Penn State Altoona's spring 2020 commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. in Arena of the Adler Athletic Complex at Penn State Altoona. The ceremony will also be live-streamed on this site. GRADUATES, click Commencement Day Details on the menu to find out more about the ceremony. Campus Map Find your way around campus using our Interactive Commencement Map. Tickets At this time, we don't anticipate that a ticketing system will be necessary for spring 2020 commencement ceremonies at the Adler Arena, but will evaluate the need based on graduate numbers. Flowers Flowers for graduates are available from Peterman's Florist. Day-of sales will be available in the lobby. To pre-order flowers, visit the Peterman's Florist website.