Access for Commencement

Access for graduates and guests with disabilities will be available for all Commencement ceremonies. Below are the services that will be available:

Accessible Parking

Individuals with a DMV issued disabled person parking placard or license plate will be directed to accessible parking. For parking information and the campus map, please visit the Parking and Transportation Services website .

Wheelchairs and Accessible Seating

All Commencement venues are wheelchair accessible. However, there may be significant distances between the parking areas and the ceremony sites, so guests are encouraged to bring personal wheelchairs if available. A limited number of complementary manual wheelchairs will also be available at stations around campus for check out.  Ushers will be available to direct guests toward the accessible seating.   

Other Accommodations

Accommodations such as sign language interpreters, printed materials in accessible format, and other accommodations to provide access will also be available. Please complete the Request for Disability Access Form. Advance notice is important to ensure accessibility so please complete and submit this form by Wednesday, May 13, 2020.