Join us to celebrate our Spring 2018 graduates at Tropicana Field, One Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg Fla. Commencement will begin at 9 a.m. Students can view details regarding the ceremony.

Parking: There is a $10 parking fee at the stadium

Gate Entry 

  • Candidates enter through Gate 6.
  • Guests and general public enter through Gates 3 and 5.
  • Guests and students with Accessibility Service Needs enter through Gate 4.


  • You may bring as many guests as you want. Tickets are not required.
  • Animals are not allowed in the stadium except service animals.

Decorum and Protocol
The commencement ceremony is a formal event. Decorum and courtesy are very important for candidates and guests. Please use good judgement and celebrate your accomplishment in a way not to disrupt others.

  • Please plan for a two-hour program.
  • All candidates and their guests are expected to remain until the entire ceremony is over.
  • Turn off cell phones for the ceremony.

Strollers are not allowed in the stadium. Wheelchairs are not available. Please plan to arrive in a timely manner in order to accomodate wanding/metal detectors at the stadium gates.