Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Are there accommodations for guests with disabilities?

A: Special services are available to accommodate needs of guests with disabilities who will be attending college and school convocations. Consult the Disability Services page of this site for further details.

College & School Convocations

Q: Is there a limit on the number of guests a candidate can bring to the convocation?

A: There are no limits on the number of guests a degree candidate may bring to any of the convocations except for those that require tickets for admission. However, seating is not guaranteed and is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Q: Will there be a photographer taking pictures of candidates as they walk across the stage? How do I order copies of those photos?

A: The university has an exclusive arrangement with Flash Photography to provide professional photography services for all convocation ceremonies. Flash will have photographers to take photos of all degree candidates as they cross the stage at all convocations. Graduates will receive information from the vendor in each location detailing the process for obtaining photos. Contact your representative for details.