Undergraduate (Senior) Commencement

Undergraduate (Senior) Commencement 2020

Ceremony Live Web Stream Link - live on September 6

Text Captioning Stream - live on September 6


Rental Attire Pick-up and Return

We are working with the vendor on attire access with the new ceremony schedule - stay tuned! 
Returns gown and hood no later than Sunday, September 6 by 5pm.  Cap and tassel are keepsakes. 

Commencement Mass

Meets Sunday Obligation; All Faiths Welcome
Saturday, September 5, 2020, 4:00 to 5:30pm (doors open at 3pm for open seating)
McCarthey Athletic Center

Undergraduate (Senior) Commencement Ceremony

Sunday, September 6, 2020, 9:30am to 12:30pm Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena   Arena parking is $7.00.

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

Commencement Honorees and Speaker will be announced TBA

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 ceremony at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, including accessible seats, from the section that will offer guests the best view of the student on stage.  Arena parking is $7.00.

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.

To Learn More, Contact Angela Ruff, Manager of Academic Events

Send a message
College Hall 335 or Ad Box 100
Spokane, WA 99258
(509) 313-3572