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Rain Plan Instructions for Commencement

In the event of inclement weather, the Commencement ceremony will be moved to the Broadmoor World Arena (3185 Venetucci Boulevard) and will begin at 9 a.m. Graduates, faculty, and staff will receive information via CC’s emergency notification system by 9 p.m. Sunday, May 15. An update also will be posted on the CC website, and local media, including KRCC 91.5 FM, will be notified. You may also inquire about potential location changes by calling (719) 389-6707.

Graduates

Time your departure to arrive no later than 7:30 a.m. CC buses are available to transport any graduates who do not have transportation. Buses will load on the south side of Worner Campus Center at 7 a.m. The graduation procession is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Please ride the CC buses. Enter the World Arena at the rear loading dock area through the “Press” entrance, just past Gate C, to receive instructions.

Faculty, trustees, and cabinet members

Please enter through the “Club” entrance adjacent to Gate A. Faculty will gather in the Penrose Room, trustees in the Susemihl Room.

Guests

The ceremony will begin at 9 a.m.  Enter the arena through Gates A or B, near the front box office. There are plenty of seats available and no tickets are required. Seating will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Parking is free.



A reception will take place in Worner Campus Center following the ceremony.