Saturday, December 12, 2015
Degree candidates should arrive at the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center dressed in their regalia beginning at 11:30am for line-up procedures. Behind the stage, undergraduates will locate their college, graduate students the College of Graduate Studies, and law students the College of Law. College banners will be posted. Locate the staff person(s) in charge and pickup your name card. Note: Late arrivals will not receive a reader card or sit with their college, making it difficult to cross the stage, so please arrive on time for line-up.
Full academic regalia
is required for participation in the ceremony, including cap, tassel, and gown (plus a hood for graduate and law students).
Doors open at 11am. General seating in the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center is free and on a first come basis, no tickets required, South Concourse Entrance. Concessions stands will be open. Reserved seating is avaialble through the Ticket Office
; individual club seat $20 and 12-person suites $400.
Live web captioning in English
will be available at the ceremony, accessible thorugh your mobile device. Guests unable to attend the ceremony may watch it live online.
The President's Office will host a reception immediately following the ceremony. Degree candidates, their families and friends, and faculty are all invited to come together on the main floor of the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center. Light refreshments and photo opportunities will be provided.
Family and friends are urged to make lodging
accommodations as early as possible since Washington State University commencements takes place on the same day.
Degree candidates or guests with disabilities may request assistance
and more information.