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Guest Information & Parking


lavcgrad3.jpgCeremony Information for Guests

To ensure that the ceremony starts on time, please ask your guests to be seated in Monarch Stadium by 8:30 a.m. Gates Open at 8:00 AM!

Also, please remind them to use sunscreen because it may be very warm at that time of day. Balloons are NOT permitted. Finally, there is no smoking in Monarch Stadium.

Disabled Seating

There will be limited disabled guest seating. Only one (1) guest will be allowed to sit with the disabled person in the designated area.

Disabled Parking

Disabled parking is available in the Parking Structure on Ethel Avenue.


Parking is available in all student lots and parking structure.  Do not park in faculty/staff stalled, you will be ticketed.


Stollers are NOT allowed in the bleacher area.  All strollers must be left on the floor level in the designated stroller parking area. NO EXCEPTIONS!



During the ceremony, only graduates will be able to take photographs from the stadium field. Photos and videotaping by guests may be done in the stadium stands.

Bob Knight Photo is the official event photographer. Each student will have an individual photograph. Visit the Information for Graduates page for more information regarding commencement photos.