Seating Information

Steps for students to participate in the Commencement ceremony

All Undergraduate and Graduate candidates who have filed for degree  and wish to participate in the Commencement ceremony must reserve a seat.  Candidates may reserve a seat free of charge from January 20, 2016 through Thursday, March 31, 2016. Any seating reservation made from April 1 through Friday, April 22, 2016 will be assessed a $50.00 late seating fee. Requests for seating after Friday, April 22, 2016 should be submitted to  RSVP online.

Candidates for graduation who have not responded to the the online RSVP seating request are asked to contact the Department of Enrollment Services for seating information. 

Seating cards bearing the student's name will be prepared and provided the morning of the ceremony.

Once a seating request has been submitted students will receive an email within two business days confirming their participation in the ceremony.