Tickets are not required for access to the ceremony. Graduates are strongly encouraged to bring no more than 10 guests for the May ceremonies, to allow all graduates opportunity for their family to attend. For both August and December ceremonies, there should be plenty of seating and graduates may invite more than 10 guests to their ceremony.
Guests are allowed to "hold" seats for their families and friends joining them at the ceremony up to 15 minutes before the ceremony starts. At this time, any open seats will be available to all guests who enter and are looking for a seat.
Event staff ushers are able to assist guests to areas where wheelchair seating is available.