Faculty Information

Participation in the College Ceremony

All full-time faculty members are requested to be present in academic regalia at the College Recognition Ceremony. Please wear regalia, no robing room will be available inside the Mitchell Center.


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, no earlier than 30 minutes before the start time of the ceremony. Enter through the lower level Southwest Entrance (Old Shell Road side) marked as Entry 2 (go down the stairs to ground level). Please note: all concourse doors will be locked to prevent entrance from the outside.

After entering the building, proceed to the faculty seating area located in sections 107, 108, and 109 on the concourse level. Access the seating area by the stairs to the right or elevator to the left of the entrance. A Faculty Marshall will direct you to your seat.

As programs and/or departments are announced, you will be asked to stand when prompted. At the end of the ceremony, you may exit the building via the concourse level.