Commencement 2011

Frequently Asked Questions

What time and where is Commencement 2015?

It will be at 10:30 on Saturday, May 9, on the college's front lawn, by the half-circle on which Colgate Hall is located.

Do I need tickets to attend the ceremony?

Tickets are not necessary for Commencement. We encourage a limit of six guests per graduate due to limited seating.

How long is the ceremony?

It usually lasts about one and one-half hours.

Where do I park?

Campus safety officers will be at campus entrances to direct guests to the parking lots. Visit the Parking and Access page for further information.

Are there special services available?

Yes, please visit the Parking and Access page.

How do I find local hotel accommodations?

A list of accommodations and restaurants can be found at Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce.

Directions to campus?

Directions to campus are available on the Directions page.

What happens after the ceremony?

Immediately following the ceremony, graduates, families, and friends are invited to the Post-Commencement Reception at Pierce Park for light refreshments, to congratulate graduates, and to bid farewell to classmates, faculty and staff.

More questions?

Contact President's Office Fellow Melissa Nop at (603) 526-1722.