This Sunday June, 17th marks the commencement ceremony for the class of 2012. This will be an exciting day for our OSU graduates, families, friends, and Oregon State University. The First Lady Michelle Obama will be at Reser Stadium to congratulate and address our graduates.
Here are some reminders on what to expect for commencement 2012…
- The ceremony begins at 3:30 p.m. in Reser Stadium and OSU officials are urging people to arrive early because of security checks, traffic and parking. Gates open at noon.
- Graduating students will gather in the Merritt Truax Indoor Practice Facility before commencement and then proceed down 30th Street before entering the stadium. Both 30th Street and 26th Street will be closed to traffic during part of commencement.
- All people attending commencement must have tickets, most of which already have been distributed. A limited number of general admission tickets will be available on Sunday, June 17, beginning at 11 a.m. at the will call ticket booth at Reser Stadium, located in the parking lot at the corner of 26th Street and Western Boulevard.