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Parking and Special Services

Attendants will direct parking for Baccalaureate and Commencement.

Parking for RVs or other vehicles too large to fit in one standard parking space must be arranged at least two weeks before Commencement; contact Glenn Deckert at

If weather conditions lead to an indoor Commencement in the Bennett Center, drivers will be able to drop off passengers in a a designated area in the Ferrin parking lot across the street from the Bennett Center. Drop-off directly in front of the Bennett Center or along Grapevine Road is prohibited. A shuttle from the Woodland Parking Lot will transport passengers to the front door of the Bennett Center.

See the Commencement Map for details.

Parking spaces for vehicles with state-issued handicap plates or placards will be reserved in the Gordon Chapel parking lot for Baccalaureate and outdoor Commencement, or at the Bennett Center for an indoor Commencement. Others who wish to use these special needs parking areas should inquire with Glenn Deckert at at least two weeks before Commencement.

The Baccalaureate and Commencement locations are handicap accessible. Hearing assistance packs and a special seating area for ASL interpretation will be available at both events. Wheelchairs are available. Please notify Allison Duback at of these needs prior to Commencement.

Ushers will assist guests who require special seating. Guests with special needs should arrive at least 45 minutes early.

For additional questions, please email .