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When you arrive – Spring

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 2022

Spring 2022 updated info: Due to expected rain, undergrads will NOT line up outside. Undergrads should proceed to the floor of Beasley and find seats based on colleges. Look for your college sign! Masters and PhD students WILL line up in the Beasley tunnel.


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.