Induction Ceremony - Late Fall
Students who meet the verification deadline will be invited to attend the Student Academic Conference in the Saratoga Springs/Albany area, where the induction ceremony will be conducted. More information about the Student Academic Conference.
Graduation Ceremony - May/June
SALUTE members who continue to meet the eligibility criteria and who indicate to OVME that they are going to attend an in-person commencement ceremony will receive a SALUTE stole at the time of their graduation. All veterans and service members attending a commencement ceremony also receive a red, white, and blue cord, regardless of GPA or SALUTE membership.