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ALERT: Commencement ceremonies scheduled for Saturday, May 17 moved to Tripp Athletic Center due to the forecast of inclement weather. More info.

Due to the forecast of inclement weather, Saturday Commencement exercises are being moved to the Tripp Athletic Center.

Due to the forecast of inclement weather, Saturday Commencement exercises are being moved to the Tripp Athletic Center.

The ceremony for the College of Engineering, College of Nursing, College of Visual and Performing Arts, and the School of Marine Sciences and Technology is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.

EVENT ADMISSION

Two tickets per student have been issued for the Tripp Athletic Center.

ALTERNATIVE VIEWING AREAS

Alternative viewing areas will be available in the Claire T. Carney Library, Main Auditorium and Campus Center.

These areas will accommodate an additional two people per student.

TRAFFIC

All traffic will be directed to the left on Ring Road.

PARKING

Guests will be directed to park in Lots 9, 8, 7, 6, 5 in that order.

SCREENING

As with the outdoor ceremony there will be a screening of any handbags and purses being brought into the facility. We ask that large bags be left in attendees' cars.

Clear plastic bags are also available for attendees who need to bring items into the facility. Using these bags will accelerate the screening process.

SCHEDULE

9:00 am
Degree recipients check-in and line up for Procession in academic regalia.

9:15 am
Faculty Line Up in academic regalia.

9:30 am
Academic Procession begins.

10:00 am -- 11:30 am
Commencement Ceremony
 

Author:  "John Hoey [Contact]"
Date:  16-May-2014
Department:   Public Affairs

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