Faculty & Staff: Graduation Day
If you are participating in the Smith School Commencement (i.e. platform
party) please report to the Comcast Center no later than 3:30 p.m. There will be
signage directing you to the Media Room.
Platform Party Room Location
The platform party should arrive at the Media Room by 3:30 p.m. to prepare
for commencement. There will be signage directing you to the Media Room, room
0405, immediately behind the tunnel entrances of Comcast.
Smith School Commencement Marshals
The Smith School’s Graduation Ceremony is at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 2012 in
the Comcast Center. All marshals should report to the Auxiliary Gym, Room 0601
by 3:30 p.m. for the student lineup. The procession from the gym to the arena
will begin at approximately 4:10 p.m- 4:20 p.m. The robing room is in the Media
Room, room 0405. This room will also serve as the platform party’s meeting area.
For those participating in the Campus Ceremony, it will be held on Sunday,
May 19, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the Comcast Center. Faculty and Staff will assemble
in academic regalia in the Auxiliary Gym, room 0601 starting at 6:00 p.m.
UM Main Ceremony Commencement
If you are participating in the UM Main Commencement Ceremony please review
the University’s Commencement site at
Please park as close to the Comcast Center as possible. There will be parking
attendants to assist you with parking if needed.