Spring 2013 Commencement
Date and Location
When (Date/Time)May 4, 2013, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Dr. MeeCee Baker '82, '94 Ph.D. Ag. Education
Managing Partner and Chief Operating Officer, Versant Strategies
Instructions for Graduates
- Graduates are to arrive in academic regalia at the front lobby of Eisenhower Auditorium no later than 8:15 a.m. to register for the 9:00 a.m. ceremony.
- Academic regalia (cap and gown) can be purchased at either the Penn State Bookstore (HUB) or the Student Bookstore (downtown).
- We expect a capacity audience due to our growing student numbers. While no tickets are required, we ask that you use good judgment so that families of all graduates can participate.
Graduates with Disabilities
Penn State encourages graduates with disabilities to participate in its commencement ceremonies. It is very important that you notify Denise Connelly (814-865-7521 or firstname.lastname@example.org) in the Office for Undergraduate Education by April 19, 2013, if you anticipate needing any type of special accommodations or have questions about accessibility.
Guests with Disabilities
For guests with disabilities, please contact Lisa Faust at Eisenhower Auditorium at 814-865-4727 by April 19, 2013, with regards to your needs. Complimentary handicapped parking is in the Eisenhower Parking Deck, located directly behind the auditorium.
General Guest Seating and Parking Information
General complimentary parking is available in the Eisenhower Parking Deck, located directly behind the auditorium. Reserved seat tickets are not needed for our commencement ceremony.
The Ag Alumni Society hosts a Graduation Brunch immediately following commencement. Each graduating student receives a complimentary brunch ticket along with one complimentary guest ticket. Additional tickets can be purchased. All tickets must be ordered in advance and will not be available at the door. To register visit the Alumni site or call 814-865-2717 for more information.
- Directions to Eisenhower Auditorium
- Questions about seating or parking
- Visit the Penn State Commencement website for more information