Do I need tickets to attend? 

Tickets are required for each guest who will be attending the morning University Commencement Exercises. (Participating graduates do not require a ticket.) Eligible graduates are entitled to receive four (4) University Commencement tickets, which need to be ordered on dates to be determined at

Tickets ARE also required for the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management Graduation Ceremony.  Each graduate is eligible to receive five (5) tickets to the STHM Graduation Ceremony.

How do I order tickets?

All graduating students must register for their University Commencement tickets and STHM Graduation Ceremony tickets through the University’s website on dates to be determined at

Students can pick up their tickets in Room 111 Speakman Hall, between 9:30 AM and 4:30 PM, on dates to be determined. Any tickets not picked up by the deadline will be subject to redistribution. NO TICKETS WILL BE MAILED.

IMPORTANT NOTE: When graduates register for tickets to the University Commencement Exercises, they will also be prompted to register for tickets to the STHM Graduation Ceremony.  Students can register for a maximum of five (5) tickets for the STHM Graduation Ceremony on Friday, May 11th.