Construction and paving work will soon begin to improve Ely Road and the adjacent parking lot behind the apartments on campus. Beginning July 9, the parking lot will be closed.


Springfield Area - Hotels and Dining

Plan ahead! We all want this to be a very special day for our graduates and their family and friends. The Greater Springfield area has a wide range of dining options and a number of attractive hotel venues. Please visit the to find listings of local restaurants and hotels. If you are planning on a celebratory dinner the evening of Commencement, you might consider 7:30 p.m. and after a reasonable time for your reservation. Call early since the ceremony will attract 5,500+ graduates and guests! Enjoy!