Spring Commencement 2019 Guest Information

Commencement Communication

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.


Commencement Guide

In addition to signing up to receive emails, guests are encouraged to download the Cal Poly Now Commencement app to receive important commencement-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.

General Parking

General parking will be available to all graduates and guests in Parking Lots H-1, H-2, H-12, H-14, H-16, the Grand Avenue Parking Structure and Parking Structure 131.

Accessible Parking

Accessible parking for guests with mobility impairments will be available in Parking Lot C-7Grand Avenue Parking Structure and Parking Structure 131. All vehicles must have a valid accessible parking placecard or license plate in order to park in accessible spaces.

Accessible Shuttles

Accessible campus shuttles are provided for guests with mobility impairments and one companion. Shuttles will run continuously throughout the day, stopping at various locations.

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