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When you arrive

At Beasley Coliseum on Commencement day


Check the ceremony schedule for your starting time. Plan to line up 30 minutes prior to the start of your ceremony. Personal items should be left with family members or at the supplied coat check stations during the ceremony.

Fall ceremony

Line up at the area assigned to your college. Lines will form indoor, along the eastern end of the coliseum main concourse (sections 15 through 31), facing the Student Recreation Center.

Spring ceremony

Line up outdoor on North Fairway Drive, between the coliseum and the green parking lot.


View the student line up and seating areas in Beasley Coliseum.

Fall ceremony (pdf)

Spring ceremonies


You may enter the Beasley Coliseum concourse through all doors.

One exception: During the fall ceremony, the eastern entrance facing the Student Recreation Center will be for students only.