Family photo at graduation


Commencement Week is an exciting time for graduating students and an equally exciting time for their family members, friends, and guests. We look forward to welcoming you to campus throughout the week to recognize this milestone in your student's life and to celebrate their accomplishments.


Tickets are required for all guests. All tickets are general admission.  Learn more about Guest Tickets.

Ceremony Details

Doors will open for seating one hour prior to each ceremony.

Each ceremony will last approximately one hour. Out of respect for other graduates and their guests, please plan to stay for the duration of the ceremony.

Guests with Special Needs

If you anticipate needing any type of accommodations, please contact

Accommodation arrangements should be made at least 2 weeks prior to commencement to allow sufficient time to effectively meet your access needs.

Pets are not permitted in any Commencement facility except service dogs. Emotional support animals are not permitted.

International Attendees

Please view International Attendee instructions for parents or relatives visiting from outside the United States.

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