Commencement and Convocation Ceremonies
Guests are welcome and encouraged to attend both University Commencement and College Convocations with their graduates. For information about these events, please visit the Commencement Ceremony and Convocation Ceremony pages.
Parking and Transportation
For information regarding guest parking, accessible parking, shuttles, and other transportation related information, please visit the Parking Page.
For information about special assistance at commencement, please visit the Commencement Ceremony page. For information about special assistance for College Convocations, please refer to the individual College Convocation pages which you plan to attend.
Flowers will be available to purchase for graduates at the commencement and convocation events. For more information, visit Commencement Flowers.
Although there is not a luncheon, some of the convocations will have a light reception for their graduation candidates and guests. The Union food court will also be open for service. Visit the University Dining Services website for information about dining opportunities close to commencement and convocation ceremony locations.
Guests traveling to Salt Lake City may wish to consider The University Guest House, located on campus, and offering deluxe accommodations at budget prices. You can also visit the Salt Lake Convention and Visitors Bureau or Utah Travel Industry websites for helpful information on accommodations, places to visit, and local transportation.
Things To Do While At The U
If you find yourself with a little extra time, there's plenty to see around the University of Utah. Here are just a few ideas: Natural History Museum of Utah, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Red Butte Garden, Kingsbury Hall, Utah Athletic events, Clark Planetarium, and Salt Lake Acting Company. Also, visit www.visitsaltlake.com for more local events.