In compliance with federal, state, and local fire-safety regulations and to insure reasonable comfort for all who attend Commencement, admission to the ceremony will be by ticket only. Each graduate who is participating in commencement will be issued tickets for guests. The number of tickets allotted to each graduate varies depending on which specific college your major falls into due to the varying amount of graduates in each college. Please refer to the table below. Tickets will not be issued to graduates who are not participating in the ceremony. Tickets may be picked up in the Registrar's Office 148 Becht Hall , between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, beginning Monday, April 15th. Photo I.D. is required. This will also be the earliest date tickets are mailed out.
|10 am College of Business Administration & Information Sciences||7 tickets per graduate|
|1 pm College of Health Sciences & Human Services||6 tickets per graduate|
|4 pm College of Arts, Education & Sciences||5 tickets per graduate|
There may be a very limited number of extra tickets for each ceremony. Starting April 15th you may inquire about the possible availability of extra tickets. Requests prior to that date will NOT be accepted. Requests will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis, starting at 8:30 am on Monday, April 15th.
Marwick Boyd has auditorium style seating. There are a limited number of seats for family members who have wheelchairs and seating may not be available near other family members. Additional seating for these family members is also available in our overflow seating area in the Gemmell Student Center Multi-Purpose Room where the ceremony will be live-streamed. The overflow area does not require a ticket.
Degree candidates who are unable to personally obtain their tickets may complete the following online form: Graduation Response Form to have your tickets mailed or to notify us that you are not attending the ceremony. If you prefer, you can contact the Registrar's Office at +1 814 393 2232 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to have your tickets mailed is Thursday, April 25th. You may also pick up your tickets at rehearsal or have them held for pick up at the ceremony.