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The 2019 Graduation Commencement Ceremony will be at Aldrich Arena in Maplewood, Minnesota!

Below are some quick FAQs around graduation. To read more, review the Graduation Ceremony webpage.

  • Do my guests need tickets to attend?
    Yes! Due to seating capacity limitations, each graduate planning to attend will receive a maximum of five general admission guest tickets. 
  • Where do I get tickets/cap/gown/tassels/diploma cover?
    Everything you need for graduation can be found at the Century Bookstore
  • Is seating available for people with disabilities?
    Seating is available for people with disabilities at Aldrich Arena. For accommodation questions, contact Disability Services.
  • Will there be a professional photographer there?
    Yes. A professional photographer will take a portrait of you right before you cross the stage and as you shake the President’s hand. Photos will be available through LifeTouch a week or so after the ceremony.

    Families are welcome to take photos following the ceremony. Only Century staff and professional photographers will be allowed on the arena floor during the ceremony.
  • Will the graduation be televised?
    Yes. The ceremony will be aired live on channel 19 starting at 7 pm. Playbacks will be on Monday, May 20 and Tuesday, May 21 at 8:30 pm on channel 19 and 801 (HD). The recording will also be available on YouTube here. View SCCTV (channel 19)'s schedule here.

More graduation information is available on the Graduation Ceremony webpage