Seating and Security

Seating in the Hall of Music

All degree candidates will be seated on the main floor of the Elliott Hall of Music. The seating chart for August 2020 will be published mid-June.

Guest Seating

The Elliott Hall of Music will be open for guest seating 90 minutes prior to each ceremony. Once the academic procession begins entering the auditorium, no guests will be seated until the procession is concluded, so urge your family and friends to be in their seats early. As a courtesy to others in attendance, please ask that your guests remain in their seats until the conclusion of the exercise. All seating is general admission for the graduation ceremonies. Electronic guest tickets will have a system generated row and seat number; however, these are not your guests' assigned seats.


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