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Maps and Directions

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Ceremony and Reception Locations

Ceremony and reception locations

All ceremonies and receptions will be held on the York Hill Campus:

305 Sherman Avenue
Hamden, Connecticut 06518

Commencement ceremonies:
People's United Center

Receptions:
Rocky Top Student Center

Maps and Directions

York Hill Campus maps and directions

Address and maps of York Hill Campus


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305 Sherman Avenue
Hamden, Connecticut 06518
800-462-1944

Directions to York Hill Campus


From I-91 - Take I-91 North or South to Exit 10. Take Route 40 to the end and turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10). Proceed .75 miles and turn left onto Sherman Avenue. The entrance to campus is approximately 0.25 miles on the right across from a hiking/biking trail and its parking lot.

From I-95 - Take I-95 to I-91 North. Get off at Exit 10. Take Route 40 to the end and turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10). Proceed .75 miles and turn left onto Sherman Avenue. The entrance to campus is approximately 0.25 miles on the right across from a hiking/biking trail and its parking lot.

From Route 15 - North to Exit 61 or South to Exit 62. Turn right onto Whitney Avenue (Route 10) and proceed north 2.7 miles and turn left onto Sherman Avenue. The entrance to campus is approximately 0.25 miles on the right across from a hiking/biking trail and its parking lot.

For more detailed driving directions to the York Hill Campus, view the PDF campus map below:

Location and Seating

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Take a tour

Mackenzie Campbell '19 will take you on a tour of the People's United Center, pointing out where to enter, where to sit and everything else you need to know for Commencement day.

Commencement seating chart

All ceremonies will take place at Lender Court at the People’s United Center on the York Hill Campus, located at 305 Sherman Avenue in Hamden, Connecticut. 

Guests with tickets will enter the basketball arena on the concourse level (row 14) by sections 101 and 116.

Learn more about tickets
Seating diagram of basketball arena

Lender Court

Seating chart of the Lender Court at the People’s United Center

Individuals without tickets are invited to watch the simulcast in the hockey arena — which is located just across the lobby of the People’s United Center. Each ceremony will also be broadcast live from commencement.qu.eduFacebook and YouTube.

Graduates and their guests are invited to a reception at the Rocky Top Student Center immediately following each ceremony.