Do we need to wear masks or be vaccinated to attend?
No. There are no longer restrictions on events or expectations
for visitors or volunteers.
Tickets and Seating
Students may reserve tickets for the School of Education
graduation by registering
to participate in the ceremony by April 23. All
guests, including infants, must have a ticket to enter
the Mondavi Center. Seating is general
admission. Tickets are not available to the general public
and can only be obtained from a graduating student. See
more information about ticket and other deadlines here.
Parking and Directions
Beginning at 2 pm, free parking is available
across the street from the Mondavi Center in the Gateway Parking
Structure, Visitor Parking 1 and Visitor Parking 2. Detailed
information about directions, parking and accessibility is
available on the Mondavi Center
Parking & Directions page.
Guest Access to Mondavi Center
The Mondavi Center lobby will open at 3
p.m. for guests. No restroom facilities are
available until the doors open. Doors to Jackson Hall, where
the ceremony takes place, open at 3:30 p.m.
Only graduates will be permitted to enter the Mondavi Center
prior to 3 p.m.
The procession will begin at 4 p.m. Guests will not be
seated five minutes prior to the ceremony or during the
We expect the ceremony to last approximately 2 hours.
Can’t Attend? View the Livestream
The livestream will available for viewing during the ceremony,
and a recording will be available afterwards as well.