Information for Faculty
The 2016 Spring Undergraduate Commencement exercises will be held on Friday, May 13, 2016 at 7 p.m. in Sanford Stadium. The Graduate ceremony will be held earlier that day at 10 a.m. in Stegeman Coliseum. Doors for both ceremonies open an hour and a half prior to the events.
Faculty attending the Undergraduate ceremony should arrive by 6 p.m. and report to the Tate Student Center Grand Hall. Faculty parking is available in the Tate Center lot, but requires a parking pass. Please notify your Dean a week in advance if you will be attending and if a parking pass is needed. To order regalia please fill out a regalia rental form and return it to the UGA Bookstore. Faculty members who prefer to wear their alma mater’s regalia must place their rental order at the UGA Bookstore by April 8 to ensure delivery. After that date, faculty will be provided UGA regalia.
Faculty attending the Graduate ceremony should arrive by 9:15 a.m. Non-hooding faculty are to report to the Tunnel 2 Conference Room inside the coliseum. Hooding faculty should report to the Men's Basketball practice gym and line up with his/her student. Enter through door closest to the Carlton Street Parking Deck. Faculty parking is available in lot S-10, but a parking pass must be obtained in advance. Please contact Cheri Bliss (706-542-6049) for a pass.