Commencement Guest Information
Cal Poly parents, supporters, family and friends are invited to sign up to receive Spring Commencement 2019 emails to stay in the loop about commencement ceremonies, regalia, parking, tickets and more. Emails will be distributed throughout spring quarter.
Download the Cal Poly Now Commencement app to learn about commencement weekend and receive important ceremony-related information.
Parking and Shuttle Services
Parking permits are not required during commencement weekend. Please note that campus parking will be highly impacted throughout the weekend. Please consider using alternative transportation such as SLO Transit, Uber, Lyft and carpooling.
Accessible campus shuttles are provided for guests with mobility impairments and one companion. Shuttles will run continuously throughout the day, stopping at various locations.
Ceremony Seating and Services
Doors open two hours before each ceremony. Tickets are required to enter the Recreation Center Main Gym so please have your tickets readily available at the entrance.
General seating is located throughout the gym.
Accessible seating is located throughout the gym and is available on a first-come basis for guests with mobility impairments and one companion. If you need assistance, please ask the nearest usher.