Helpful Hints to Prepare for Graduation / Maps, Directions and Parking/ Your Graduation Day - Agenda/ Family and Guest Activities/ Area Lodging and Restaurants / Beyond Graduation / Future Commencement Dates
Handicapped parking permits can be obtained from Mrs. Jeanine Van Becelaere, Registrar's Secretary, Room 103, Russ Hall, prior to December 13. Handicapped parking will be available on the north side of the Weede Building. Graduating students in wheelchairs or who need special accommodation at Commencement should contact the Registrar at 620-235-4206. There is designated seating in the arena for our guests who need accommodations. Persons requiring accommodations should arrive early and seek assistance from the ushers if needed. Doors are open for seating approximately 30 minutes prior to ceremony. Those with mobility concerns may be dropped off on Homer Street (northbound traffic lane) at the entrance to the Weede.
Safety Preparedness for Commencement Exercises
In accordance with the Kansas State Fire Marshall regulations, we request that you take a moment to identify two emergency exits closest to you as you arrive at the Weede Physical Education building. In case of emergency, pay close attention to the announcer for important safety information. Severe Weather Emergency Plan.
University Police will be available. Contact 620-235-4624 in case of emergency.