Information for Family & Friends

Champlain College Commencement

Commencement Ceremony

Traditional, On-Campus, Undergraduates: Ceremony will begin promptly at 10:00 am on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at the tent at Edmunds School Field, which is located on Main Street, behind Skiff Hall.

Continuing Professional Studies (Online) Undergraduates & Master's: Graduation ceremony will begin promptly at 3:00 pm on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at the tent at Edmunds School Field, which is located on Main Street, behind Skiff Hall.

Tickets

Commencement Ceremonies: TBD

Planning for the Weather

Both commencement ceremonies will be held outdoors. Please plan to dress in layers, as the weather in Vermont can be unpredictable in the spring. Please also wear proper footwear for walking on the grass.

Accessibility

For both commencement ceremonies, if any guest has special needs (such as wheelchairs or hearing impaired), please let us know at graduation@champlain.edu by April 1, 2018, so that accommodations can be made.

Parking

ALL: The majority of parking lots on the Champlain College campus are available for handicap parking only. Parking is also allowed on city streets, unless indicated by "No Parking" or "Residential Only" signs. We strongly recommend parking at the Miller Center at Lakeside Campus (175 Lakeside Avenue). Shuttles will be running ALL DAY. Shuttle drop-off will be on Main Street near the Champlain College Gallery, and pick-up will be on South Willard Street in front of Roger H. Perry Hall. Please make sure to check out the commencement campus map on the Commencement Campus Map page.

Pets

For both commencement ceremonies: Absolutely no pets, besides properly identified service animals, are permitted at the ceremony or reception. We appreciate your cooperation.