Driving and Parking Information

Detailed information about the arena including driving directions and parking locations can be found on UI Maps.  Expect traffic delays so graduates and guests should plan accordingly.

Entering the Venue

Doors to the venue will open one hour prior to the start of the ceremony. Graduates should arrive no later 15 minutes after the doors open. Times and days of upcoming commencements can be found on the Ceremonies and Events page. 

Information for guests with disabilities or limited mobility

The accessible entrance is located on the east side of the building. It leads directly to the building elevator and is equipped with a power door opener. The single building elevator provides access to the south wing of the building. The north wing of the building at the first floor is reached be passing through the Museum of Natural History. The north wing of the building at levels two and three is reached by passing through the auditorium.