Assembly for Academic Procession

Candidates must present themselves in cap and gown promptly at 8:45 a.m. on Friday, June 19, at the assembly points listed below. Assembly points are also indicated on the map in this section.

Graduate School, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, and School of Continuing Studies
Assemble in Trienens Hall, west of McGaw Memorial Hall

All Other Schools
Assemble under the east stands of Ryan Field, enter at Gate E.

University marshals will direct candidates to the appropriate line-up areas and lead the procession onto Ryan Field beginning at 9:30 a.m. Seats cannot be held for candidates who arrive late. There is no rehearsal prior to the ceremony. Graduates are asked to refrain from using mobile phones or other communication devices during the procession and ceremony. Complete assembly instructions are provided to candidates at the time of cap and gown distribution.