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Commencement
Commencement exercises will be held outdoors on Century Campus—rain or shine! Please come prepared.

Disability Accommodations

Baccalaureate (Saturday)

Designated Seating

  • For persons who use wheelchairs, there is in a designated area at the stern of the Chapel.  Chapel seats have been removed to provide space for this purpose.
  • A Buddy chair will be available for an accompanying family member who must sit with the person in the wheelchair.
  • Two rows immediately in front of the accessible section are reserved for additional family members who wish to sit close.

Transportation

  • Persons requiring special assistance may be dropped off at the curb of King Chapel, to allow more convenient access to the auditorium.
  • Parking on the first level of the parking deck will be held until the line of march starts for drivers of persons with disabilities.
  • Drivers may also park on Lee Lane.
  • Golf Carts will be constantly moving about Campus to assist with any needed transportation to and from events.

Interpreters

  • Persons who will benefit from our interpreting service will have reserved seats in the first two rows, far left section of the Chapel facing the stage.
  • Persons who use wheel chairs must bring their own or make arrangements a week in advance of Commencement to access them. 
    • Wheel chairs may also be rented through:  Friends of Disabled Adults and Children, 770/491-9014; http://fodac.org.

Commencement (Sunday)

Designated Seating

  • Reserved section for persons in wheelchairs and one companion, on a first come, first served basis.
  • Graduates may trade one green ticket for 2 blues to guarantee a seating in section.  Students get a minimum of 4 tickets up to 8.

Parking

  • Parking Lot “G”, near Perdue.

Interpreters

  • Are available on stage for persons who may need them.