Information for Guests
The Colorado College Commencement ceremony will be held on Monday, May 21, 2018, at 8:30 a.m. on the Armstrong Quad. This beautiful outdoor event faces Pikes Peak, and is located just north of Armstrong Hall. Tickets are not required to attend the ceremony. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. The students will begin the march from Palmer Hall to Armstrong Quad promptly at 8:30 a.m.
Accessible parking is located in the lot just east of Armstrong Hall. Parking is permitted in any of the campus lots. Additionally, there is on-street parking available within walking distance.
There is a first aid station located on the southwest side of Armstrong Hall.
A live stream with closed-caption access for hearing-impaired guests may be viewed on personal electronic devices at www.coloradocollege.edu/live.
A professional photographer will be taking photos of each graduate. A family photography area will be roped off at the southeast corner of the stage so loved ones can get close to snap a quick photo.
Complimentary coffee and water will be available.
Flowers and flower leis will be available for purchase.
President Jill Tiefenthaler hosts a reception for graduates and their families immediately following Commencement on Cutler Quad.