Guests may enter Reser Stadium through Gates A, B C and H at the corner of 26th Street and Ralph Miller Drive. (Ralph Miller Way will not have vehicle access 6am - 11am) | (26th Street will not have vehicle access 8am - 11am)
Degree candidates are seated according to diagrams under ceremony instructions for bachelor's, master's, professional and doctoral degrees. This will provide guidance to visitors who desire a good sight line to their graduate.
Seating is on a first-come, first served basis. There are no reserved seats. Guests will be seated in the East side ONLY.
Guests with mobility concerns or disabilities who cannot walk long distances and who will experience difficulty climbing stairs are advised to enter the stadium through gate B or C and choose seats in the Stadium Club or in the blue areas labeled “Special Needs Seating” on the Stadium diagram. Entrance C is closest to an elevator and escalator with easiest access to the climate-controlled seating in the Stadium Club. For more information on seating, please see the “Accommodations for Disability” section of the website.
For all accommodations related to disability such as sign language interpreters, and other services, please complete this survey so that we can better meet your needs.
Alternative Seating: Guests who prefer indoor, climate controlled seating may view the captioned, televised ceremony on a large screen within the Stadium Club, located on the upper level of the stadium. Enter through Gate B or C and take the elevator to the Club level. If the Club level is filled to capacity, there is alternate seating available at the Alumni Center in the Elle/Burlingham Room (111A), where guests can enjoy the televised ceremony.
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