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Commencement Registration and Ticket Request


Dear Graduating Students:  Due to unforeseen circumstances, Commencement tickets will not be available until Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 11:00 am.    The Ely Campus Center Window is open Monday – Friday from 11am to 4pm.   All graduates will receive their initial ticket request (1 – 4) and one additional ticket if requested in the online lottery process.  If you registered for tickets after the April 10 deadline, your tickets will be available the following week.   Please let us know if you have questions.  

To participate in undergraduate Commencement, graduating students must register online, between April 1 and April 10.

  • Graduating students do not need a ticket to attend the ceremony
  • Graduating students may request up to four tickets for family and friends. All guests need a ticket to enter the arena. Seating is limited.
  • Lottery: If additional tickets are available, graduating students may request one extra ticket during your initial online registration.




April 1


Online Ticket Registration begins at 8 a.m. Request your Commencement tickets here.

April 10


Registration ends at 11 p.m. – If you miss this window, a LATE REGISTRATION link will be posted April 11 on the Commencement website. If you register late, your tickets will be ready for pick-up the following week.

April  24


Ticket distribution begins at Campus Center Service Window (Ely Campus Center) Monday through Friday from 11 am – 4 pm. Bring your campus ID when picking up your tickets.  If a relative or friend is picking up your tickets, they need both a letter from you and your University ID.

May 10


Ticket distribution ends at Ely Service Window at 4 pm. After May 10 you can pick up tickets in Parenzo 210 until May 17. All other tickets will be available at the MassMutual Center Will Call Window on May 18 @ 2:30 p.m.

Tickets will not be mailed and they cannot be replaced. Please put them in a secure location.

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