The ceremony will last about two hours. Winners of this year’s Apollo Award and Alumni Achievement Award will address their fellow graduates and guests.
Graduates will enter the stadium between 9 and 9:15 a.m. through Lower Gate 6 and proceed down the corridor to the field where marshals will assist in seating them.
Faculty and staff will be able to park free in Lot 1 by showing parking attendants their college ID badge. Full-time faculty members participating in the processional should arrive by 9:15 a.m. and enter the stadium through Gate 3A. Be sure to bring or wear your academic regalia. Others, including guests of graduates, will enter through Gates 3B and 5.
Platform guests, with academic regalia, will park in Lot 1 and enter the stadium through Gate 4.
Band members, marshals and volunteers will park in Lot 5 and enter the stadium through Lower Gate 6. They need to be in place by 8 a.m.