2016 Graduation Ceremony Information

Accessibility Information - Seating for Guests with Disabilities

Seating for guests who use wheelchairs and those with limited physical mobility or medical conditions will be available for all Penn Engineering ceremonies. Seating is unlimited for the School of Engineering ceremonies and tickets are not required.

To request reserved accessibility seating for either of the School of Engineering commencement ceremonies, we will post a webform here to collect your needs in March of 2016.

Please direct all questions related to special seating at the Engineering ceremonies

to Kamila Dyjas at kamila@seas.upenn.edu or 215-898-7244.

If your family member uses a scooter or other assistance device at the grocery store or the mall, we strongly recommend you bring/rent a similar device to get around campus. Please reference this list of local medical equipment suppliers to arrange for renting a wheelchair or scooter.

Special needs seating for the University Commencement on Monday, May 16th is coordinated through the Office of the University Secretary, 215.898.7369, and can be requested using the online form (to be posted) starting iin March 2016.