Fall 2014 Commencement Information: December 14, 2014

IMPORTANT: If your contact information is restricted and you would like your name included in the Commencement Booklet, please contact the Registrar's Office, Mellencamp 274, (414)229-3800.

Directions for:
Bachelor's Degree Candidates
Master's Degree Candidates
Doctoral Degree Candidates
Sunday, December 14, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Ceremony is for all Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral Candidates
(The ceremony is approximately 2 hours long)
UW-Milwaukee Panthers Arena
400 W. Kilbourn Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Ordering your commencement attire.
Student Seating:

A floor diagram of the line-up areas and where graduates are seated by school/college can be seen here:

Commencement Seating Chart for Panther Arena

Guest Seating:
Arena doors open at 1:00pm. Tickets are not required for students or guests, and there is no limit to the number of guests who may attend. Seating is available on a first come first serve basis.
Special Accommodations:
The handicapped entrance to the Arena is located at 500 W. Kilbourn Ave (between the Milwaukee Theatre & the Arena). Sections 200, 205, 210, 222 and 226 have been designated for wheelchair seating. Accessible seating is available on a first come first serve basis; due to limited space, we request that only one nondisabled person sit with each person with a disability in the seating area designated for these guests.

There will be sign language interpreters available in section 211. This seating is available on a first come first serve basis. There will also be captioning available on two large screens located on the left and right sides of the main stage.
Photographs & Videos:
GradImages is the official photographer at commencement. They can be reached at (800)261-2576, giservices@gradimages.net, or you can visit their website at www.gradimages.com.

A live video feed will be available the day of the ceremony. Click here to watch!

You may view past and present commencement ceremonies here

Parking, Maps, and Directions:
UW-Milwaukee Panthers Arena
Hotel Accommodations:
Please Note: December 2014 room rates will be posted in August of 2014.

Faculty Reps & Ph.D. Escorts:
Faculty will receive further information via email and campus mail.