2022 School of Medicine Commencement & Hooding Ceremony
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Event entry and seating
Doors open at 11:30 a.m. for guest seating.
Guests will enter through the main doors to the theater on Woodward Avenue.
Guests are admitted by ticket only.
All graduates participating in Commencement are required to have a ticket, which allows them admission to the theatre.
Tickets are required for all guests attending Commencement. Each eligible student may receive a maximum of ten (10) guest tickets. Because of strict occupancy regulations, tickets must be presented for each guest, no matter the age, upon entry to the Fox Theatre. Please be sure guests have their tickets on the day of the ceremony.
- Ticket distribution
Beginning on May 16th, students can pick up tickets in the Office of Student Affairs, Suite 315 Mazurek Education Commons between 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tickets will also be available during cap and gown distribution.
General parking for Commencement will be available in the Fox Theater Parking Structure. The structure is located at 50 W. Montcalm, between Woodward Avenue and Park, just south of I-75 (Fisher Freeway). There is a $10 per vehicle charge for parking in the structure.
There are also several surface lots in the immediate area.
- The Fox Garage and 61 E. Elizabeth Lot have the closest accessible parking spaces to Fox Theatre.
- The accessible drop-off and pick-up area is in the first lane closest to the theatre on Woodward, between Montcalm Street and Columbia Street.
- Accessible parking spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis.