Frequently Asked Questions

summer 2021 Commencement

How do I register to attend Summer 2021 Commencement? When do I need to register by?

Registration information can be found here.

Where are the Commencement ceremonies held?

Summer 2021 Commencement will be held at the Tampa campus Yuengling Center for all graduates from all campuses.

Is parking free?

Parking is free on the Tampa campus for Commencement weekend.

What time should graduates and guests arrive?

Doors open 60 minutes prior to the start of each ceremony; please remain in your vehicle and do not congregate outside the building until doors are open. Seating is first come, first served and no tickets are required. Seat saving is not allowed. Graduates should arrive no later than 15 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony.

How long does the ceremony usually last?

For the health and safety of all, our ceremonies have been condensed and should last approximately one hour. Students will still cross the stage and have their name announced.

Are ceremonies streamed online?

Ceremonies at the Tampa campus inside the Yuengling Center are livestreamed. Details on where to find the livestream link will be made available closer to the Commencement weekend.

Are tickets required for guests?

There are no tickets required for guests to attend Commencement and no limit on how many guests each graduate may bring.