Undergraduate (Senior) Commencement 2020
Main events for undergraduate students receiving a Bachelors degree sometime during 2020. Guest tickets are required. Students can order up to 8 guest tickets for the Arena, including accessible seats, from the section that will offer guests the best view of the student on stage.
No balloons, large signs, or loud sound items are allowed in the ceremony facilities. Each facility will utilize metal detectors and bag checks. Clear bags are not required.
Disabled seating is managed by the professional crowd support staff on site at each facility. Arrive early, and drop off your limited-mobility person(s) near the entry doors before parking.
Rental Attire Pick-up and Return
Begins 9am Monday, May 4 at the Zag Shop. Return gown and hood on Sunday, May 10 by 5pm. Cap and tassel are keepsakes.
Meets Sunday Obligation; All Faiths Welcome
Saturday, May 9, 2020, 4:00 to 5:30pm (doors open at 3pm for open seating)
McCarthey Athletic Center
Undergraduate (Senior) Commencement Ceremony
Sunday, May 10. 2020, 9:30am to 12:30pm Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena
8:30am – doors open for guest seating; go to center metal detector for disabled/limited mobility
Students enter South Doors and go to line-up area with name card
9:15am – Students move into position for the academic procession
9:30am – Ceremony begins
12:30pm - Social on Campus on Quad Lawn until 2pm
Floor Seating Plan (audience facing stage):
South (left) - Arts & Sciences (BA Pe-Z, BS), Business, Education
North (right) - Arts & Sciences (BA A-Pa), Engineering & Applied Science, Nursing & Human Physiology