Commencement Tickets

  • Tickets are required for the Commencement ceremony for everyone entering the building, including children. Tickets will be distributed beginning Tuesday, May 1st to Thursday, May 24th between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., and again between 1:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. in the Student Services Center, Suite 2165 and 2169. Graduating students are responsible for disseminating tickets to their guests. Graduating students who are away from the campus and not able to pick up their tickets in person should contact Ms. Tina Cottman, Administrative Assistant in the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs at (410) 651-8440 or send an email to CommencementRequests@umes.edu to make arrangements on how to obtain their tickets by certified mail. Please do not request additional tickets as none are available! Lost or stolen tickets cannot be replaced! Doors will close to the general public at 9:45 a.m. at the start of Commencement ceremony and will remain closed throughout the ceremony.