Processional


Wilson Plaza CommencementAudience Seating Instructions
Seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please advise your guests that they may NOT reserve seats. GUESTS MUST BE SEATED BY 3:30 p.m.

Graduates with guests who will need special assistance should contact The Office of Student Disabilities (310) 825-1501 for more information and to make any necessary arrangements.

 

BagpipersProcessional
Graduates will NOT be permitted to escort their guests to the guest seating area following the class picture, but will remain at the School for the processional line-up. After the group photo, all graduates will line up at the Collins Center. Please keep in mind that security measures will be taken to ensure that no alcoholic beverages are brought into Wilson Plaza.

Doctoral Program

You will enter Wilson Plaza along with the official processional party.  Your line up will occur in the Executive Dining Room along with the Dean, professors, and keynote speaker.

Full-Time MBA Program
You will need to line up on the Anderson School side of the walkway between the Anderson School and Kaufman Hall immediately following the MBA Class Photo. There is no assigned order to the processional so you can line-up in the order of your choosing. Just do not get into the FEMBA program processional line.

Fully Employed MBA (FEMBA) Program
You will need to line up on the Kaufman Hall side of the walkway between the Anderson School and Kaufman Hall. There is no assigned order to the processional so you can line-up in the order of your choosing. Just do not get into the Full-Time MBA program processional line.

Those who want to sit with their friends at the ceremony should line-up in the same line, not beside each other, as lines will split at seating area.