Seating for Families & Guests
Commencement Seating (Ryan Field)
Printed tickets are required for all seating at Ryan Field. Participating candidates may obtain their allotment of up to 10 tickets through the Commencement Tickets web page. Seating may be accessed only through ground-level west side gates as indicated below. Upper-deck seating and elevator service to seating on the mezzanine level are not available.
Seating for Guests with Accessibility Needs
Accessible seating for guests is available at Ryan Field and information can be found on our Accessibility web page. Tickets will be available March 27, 2017.
Lower-level seating for guests needing accessible seating is available at Ryan Field. This seating is monitored by University staff and requires an accessible seating ticket. Guests ticketed for accessible seating may bring an additional ticketed guest as a companion.
Your entry gate will be located on your ticket.
For Fair Weather
The Norris Center, McCormick Auditorium will be available for non-ticketd guests or for those who prefer to watch indoors. there is no ticket required for entrance.
For those not able to attend the ceremony in person, the following options are available:
Watch the live broadcast of the ceremony from a computer or mobile device.