Friday, May 25 at 2:00 at the UCF Arena. Doors will open at 1:00. There are no tickets for this event and seating is not reserved. Parking is $10 for family members. Students must arrive by 12:30 and will receive a parking pass to use. Families will be screened through metal detectors prior to entering. Noise makers of any kind will not be allowed inside. Please allow enough time to be screened and seated before the ceremony starts. Any family required ADA assistance should contact Dr. Backel at least two weeks in advance.
Caps and gowns should have been ordered through Herff Jones by now. There will be a few available (no guarantee on sizing) for $120 cash only on Senior Day during the cap/gown distribution part of the day.
Dress Code for Graduation
Men: Long dark pants, dark socks, dark dress shoes, black/white dress shirt with a collar (tie optional)
Women: Shirt or blouse with skirt, dress, or slacks. Hijabs- not limited to black only. Dark-colored dress shoes. Keep in mind that you will be walking long distances for the processional, recessional, and receiving of your diploma. Select your shoes accordingly.
Do not wear the following items: Jeans, shorts, tennis shoes, flip-flops, or other casual attire.
You may bring ONLY ONE KEY to the ceremony. No keys on keychains, purses/wallets, phones, etc. You WILL be searched upon entering and you WILL sent back to your car if you bring anything else inside the Arena. We will NOT hold your personal items for you during the ceremony.