Commencement Tickets

  • Students participating in the commencement ceremony on December 14, 2018 will receive 10 guest tickets.Tickets are required for the Fall commencement for everyone entering the building, including children. Tickets are free and will be distributed beginning Monday, November 12th through Wednesday, December 12th, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. and again between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. in the Office of the Provost & Vice President of Academic Affairs, J. T. Williams Hall - Suite 3111. Candidates are responsible for disseminating tickets to their guests. Candidates who are away from campus and not able to pick up their tickets in person should send an email to CommencementRequests@umes.edu  to discuss making arrangements to obtain their tickets by mail. The deadline for mailing tickets will be December 6th. Additional tickets may become available after the deadline of December 12th has passed. Additional tickets will be redistributed two at a time, on a first- come, first- served basis in the Office of the Provost & V. P. for Academic Affairs.