Students hugging each other at commencement.Guests

  • Guest admission to bachelor’s degree ceremony will require a ticket.
  • All seats will be general admission.
  • Due to limited seating, if a large group would like to sit together, it is advisable for the entire group to arrive at the Expo Center early to secure their seats.
  • If you or a family member require special accommodations, please contact Student Disability Services.


  • Graduates and guests should park in the main parking lot at the Expo Center.

Graduate Seating

  • Graduates need to be lined up no later than 30 minutes prior to the start of their ceremony.
  • Graduate will walk in together during the processional and will be guided to the correct row by faculty marshals.
  • Commencement line up map and instructions PDF icon.