Participation in the College Ceremony
All full-time faculty members are requested to be present in academic regalia at the College Ceremony.
Parking for faculty is located in any of the lots surrounding the Mitchell Center. Handicap parking is located in the south lot (along Old Shell Road) of the Mitchell Center.
Arrive at the Mitchell Center, Room 1101 no later than 30 minutes before the start time of the College Ceremony. Robing will take place in Room 1101. After the students have processed into the arena the faculty will process into the arena in two rows down the center aisle to the stage. The order of entering the arena: Faculty Marshall, Associate Deans, and faculty.
Remain standing for the National Anthem and Invocation. As departments are announced, you will be asked to stand when your department is introduced. At the end of the ceremony, the platform party will exit the arena down the center aisle followed by the students.