About 50 volunteers are needed to serve as information specialists and assist guests during the Commencement ceremony. Commencement volunteers play an important service and public relations role. As a volunteer, we seek your assistance in:

  • Providing directions and programs
  • Assisting family and friends of our graduates finding seats
  • Assisting guests with special needs, answering questions
  • Being an OSU ambassador

ALL volunteers must sign up online at https://apps.ideal-logic.com/cms?key=F3T9-25VWY_K9KH-5PTF_6a6aa0dd. 

  • OSU Faculty Staff - please sign up using your ONID-ID.  Other volunteers can sign up with as a guest.

Attendance at one mandatory training session will be required prior to the commencement ceremony. Training will be held on:

  • TBA

All volunteers receive confirmation and detailed information about their tasks before the Commencement ceremony. If you have a cell phone, please bring it on Saturday so we can reach you if needed. Most volunteers will be needed on Saturday, June 17, 2016 from 8:00am  - 11:30am.  Some will be asked to stay later dependent upon tasks assigned.  

Thank you in advance for helping make Commencement a special event for our graduates and guests.