Graduation

Commencement Location

COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY

Sunday, May 6, 2018

University of Central Florida, CFE Arena
12777 Gemini Boulvard, North
Orlando, Fl 32816

New Security policies at The CFE Arena for the Commencement Ceremony

  • The University of Central Florida has implemented thorough screenings at the main security checkpoints of the CFE Arena. Everyone passing through a security checkpoint will be required to have a ticket, and will have their bags or person searched.
  • Students will be screened by security staff at the graduate entrance using security wands.
  • Guests will be screened by security staff at the front entrance using security wands.
  • Anyone who bring backpacks or large bags greater than 12'' x 6'' x 12'', will be asked to return them to their car before entering the building.
  • Valencia College is advising students and their guest to arrive early to ensure they clear security for a timely start to the ceremony.

 

Morning Ceremony Graduates Must Arrive by: 8:40 AM

Graduates will process into the arena promptly at: 9:40 AM

Commencement ceremony will began at: 10:00 AM

Note: Graduates arriving after the processional will not be permitted to process with the other graduates.

 

Afternoon Ceremony Graduates Must Arrive by: 12:40 PM

Graduates will process into the arena promptly at: 1:40 PM

Commencement ceremony will began at: 2:00 PM

Note: Graduates arriving after the processional will not be permitted to process with the other graduates.

 

 

Directions

Map of the directions to the CFE Arena: CFE Arena Map

Parking Information

Graduates and their guest should park in parking garage D or H which is across from the CFE Arena. There will be signs to direct you. If you or your guest have been issued a state disabled parking permit you will be directed to park on the lower level of parking garage D.

Parking is free, but you must remember to display your parking pass on the dashboard of your car.

Parking Pass

The drop off area is only for those who are disabled, elderly and mobility impaired. There are no graduate drop off areas.

 

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Many answers to your questions can be found in the online Valencia College catalog. If you need additional assistance, please e-mail Records/Graduation.