Information for Graduates
Congratulations on your outstanding achievement! We wish you the best with your future academic or career pursuits.
If you have any questions regarding Summer 2020 Commencement, please contact us at email@example.com.
All graduates must report to Cajun Field by the athletics complex no later than 6:45 p.m. in full Commencement regalia.
All graduates must email completed check-in card sent to your UL Lafayette email back to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please complete the fillable portion that is not crossed out.
The card will also be used by the photographers to collect your information and return you photos to you.
Parking & entrances map
Parking for graduates is in the section of Cajun Field closest to Cajundome Boulevard. Enter Cajun Field through Gate 5.
Please be mindful of others around you while entering Cajun Field. Keep six feet between yourself and other visitors while in line and while checking in.
Download the map for parking.
Tickets for guests
Each graduate is allowed to have four guests attend Commencement. Each guest must have a ticket to enter Cajun Field.
Instructions for reserving tickets >
Face coverings & social distancing are required
All guests and graduates attending Commencement are required to wear face coverings or masks while inside Cajun Field. Graduates will be allowed to remove your mask when your name is called.
Graduates will need to keep six feet between themselves and others during check-in and the processional. Chairs on the field will be placed six feet apart.
Clear Bag Policy will be enforced
In an effort to limit cross-contamination, the Clear Bag Policy will be in effect at Commencement.
Guests must carry their items in a 6.5"x4.5"x1" clear clutch or a one-quart clear plastic bag.
Also allowed: Diaper bags are allowed for age-appropriate children who are accompanied by an adult, and equipment bags for necessary medical items are also allowed.
Graduating in Absentia
If you are unable to attend the Summer 2020 Commencement, please complete the In Absentia Form sent to your UL Lafayette email address and return to email@example.com. If you have completed the form, please do not send a new one.