Commencement

School of Social Work Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 16, 2014 | 4:00 p.m. | Specific details to come.
Fitness & Recreation Center (FitRec) Center
| 915 Commonwealth Ave.
Light reception to follow |
*All graduates should report to the second floor of the FitRec Center at 3 p.m.

Boston University Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 2014 | 1:00 p.m.
Nickerson Field | 285 Babcock St. (rain or shine)
All-University Commencement Information

Guest Information

Graduates are welcome to invite guests (the University-wide Commencement has no reserved seating, except seating for disabled guests). Most requests for additional tickets can be granted. School of Social Work activities traditionally conclude around 7 p.m.

Parking Information

The School of Social Work’s designated parking lot is the Agganis Arena, 925 Commonwealth Avenue (Lot AC-2). Please see the Commencement-specific parking map for location reference or the University’s interactive map for assistance with directions. Information about ADA accommodations can be found on the Commencement website.

Shuttle bus services are also available throughout Commencement weekend.

Hotel Accommodations

Visit the Lodging and Visitor Information section of the Boston University Commencement website for information on on-campus and off-campus housing opportunities.

Caps and Gowns

Caps and gowns are available at the Boston University Barnes & Noble, at the fourth floor Cap and Gown Counter during regular business hours. For shipping information, contact the Cap and Gown Office at 617-236-7401.

Students borrowing a gown from SSW should purchase a packet of a  cap, hood, and tassel from Barnes & Noble a week prior to commencement.

Disability Services

Handicapped parking will be available throughout Commencement Weekend, May 20–22, without reservation or special pass for guests attending a school/college convocation or other Commencement-related event. More information is available on the Commencement Disability Services page.