Faculty & Staff

Commencement Ceremonies

Faculty and Academic Staff Processional

  • If you would like to march in the processional at commencement in the Johnson Fieldhouse, please contact the commencement coordinator, by the Friday prior to the ceremony, so appropriate seating is available.
  • Academic regalia must be worn to participate in the processional.
  • Please line up at approximately 9:15 am, 1:45 pm in the upper east corridor of the Sports and Fitness Center.
  • For those assisting with lining up students in MPR 50, please arrive by 8:30 am and 1:00 pm. Regalia is not required for those who are not in the processional.

Processional order:

  1. MACE - Instructions for Marshals
  2. Degree Candidates
  3. Faculty and Academic Staff
  4. Platform/Stage Guests

 Recessional order:

  1. MACE
  2. Platform/Stage Guests
  3. Faculty and Academic Staff
  4. Graduates

Commencement Quick Links

Ceremony Tickets

Tickets can be picked up at MSC, Service Center, Bring your Student ID!

Service Center Hours

Mon - Thurs 7:30am - 10pm


Friday 7:30am - 7pm


Saturday 10:00am - 3pm


Sunday 12:00pm - 10pm

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