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Tickets and Seating

Seating is general admission for all ceremonies. Graduating students who are receiving an undergraduate or graduate degree will be sent information about tickets during the Spring semester. Learn more about what to expect for tickets and seating, including accessible seating accommodations.

Tickets and Seating

Ticket Details

All guests for the Saturday and Sunday ceremonies will need tickets to access the Mount Carmel Quadrangle, where the ceremonies will take place. The amount of tickets available to each student depends on the size of the ceremony:

  • School of Business and School of Computing and Engineering ceremony: 7 tickets

  • School of Health Sciences: 7 tickets

  • College of Arts and Sciences and School of Communications ceremony: 7 tickets

  • School of Education and School of Nursing: 10 tickets

There will be no tickets required for the School of Law and Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine ceremonies being held on Friday because of smaller ceremony sizes.

Registering for Tickets

All eligible graduates have received the link and instructions to register for their tickets. Graduating students do not need a ticket. Children 3 and over require a ticket. There are no additional tickets available, however the ceremony will be live-streamed on this website.

Guest Tickets May Not Be Sold

Any attempt to sell or produce mass copies of electronic tickets will be considered a misuse of Quinnipiac University property. Any and all such misuse of Quinnipiac University property will result in the conduct being reported to the Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities, which may ultimately result in disciplinary action, on a case-by-case basis, and as deemed appropriate. Additionally, upon notification of or the receipt of information related to a student's misuse of allocated tickets, the Office of the Registrar reserves the right to reallocate any and all such tickets to other students.


Seating will be general admission. Staff will be available to assist you in finding a seat.

Tickets should either be printed clearly (no fading ink) or displayed on a mobile device for entry to the ceremony.

  • Seating will be outdoors on a flat grassy surface for the Saturday and Sunday ceremonies.

  • Seating for the Friday ceremonies will be in the arena stadium seats.

Seating for those with disabilities will be available and wheelchairs can be accommodated. Staff will be able to assist you on arrival. Please note that the university does not provide wheelchairs.

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