How many tickets will I have for my family and friends?
Tickets are not required. There is ample seating for as many guests as you wish to invite.
When and where will I pick up my hood or cap and gown?
- There is no cost to pick up regalia (cap and gown) for the commencement ceremony.
- Distribution of the regalia is processed by the U of A Bookstore. Please visit: http://uofastore.com/graduation/student.php.
I will graduate with honors. Where do I get my stole, etc.?
Honors accessories are obtained in the Dean's office of your school or college. College of Arts and Sciences Honors students may receive their stoles at a ceremony prior to Commencement or in the Honors Office, Main 517.
Will my family be allowed to take pictures?
Yes, family and friends may take pictures from the seating area. Access to the Arena floor will not be allowed. A professional photographer will take pictures of each graduate. Order information may be obtained by visiting the Grad Images website or by calling 1-800-424-3686.
Will handicapped seating be available for the ceremony?
Yes, accommodations for parking and seating should be arranged beforehand by contacting the Dean's office of your school or college.
Which ceremony should I attend?
Students who have applied to graduate for the Spring term are encouraged to attend a Spring Commencement Ceremony. Fall graduates are encouraged to attend the Fall Commencement Ceremony. Summer graduates may choose to attend either the Spring or Fall ceremony. Students will select which ceremony they will walk in when applying to graduate in ISIS.
I am coming to commencement from out of town, where can I make lodging arrangements for my stay?
Out of town guests are encouraged to visit Experience Fayetteville.