Rules and Procedures

Prohibited Actions & Items

  • Any artificial noisemakers (i.e., air horns, cans filled with contents, etc.)
  • Balloons
  • Confetti
  • Smoking
  • Pets
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Beach Balls
  • Umbrellas

Note: In the event of rain, we will allow guests to bring umbrellas, but request that they be respectful of those around them and refrain from blocking the vision of others. 

Appropriate Behavior

Commencement is a special event for everyone involved. Please show respect for all who have come to share in this landmark experience. Individuals who engage in inappropriate or disruptive behavior may be removed from the event.