Guest Information

Commencement Weekend Activities & Services

SUU Bookstore

  • Diploma frames, SUU gear, gifts, and much more
  • Open Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Located in the Sharwan Smith Student Center


  • Floral bouquets and leis will be available for purchase in three locations surrounding the Upper Quad. Flowers can also be purchased in advance and then picked-up on site at any one of the booths. 

Campus Self-Guided Tours

  • All student facilities will be open Friday and Saturday for self-guided tours

Southern Utah Museum of Art (SUMA)

  • Free and open to the public
  • Open Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. - 5p.m.
  • Corner of 300 West and University Boulevard

Area Information - Let Wonder Be Your Guide

See ceremonies for a full listing of graduation festivities.

 Tickets are not required for SUU's Commencement festivities. Enjoy graduation with all your family and friends. Parking for graduates and guests is free; all campus lots will be open.

Campus Dining 

All campus dining is located inside the Sharwan Smith Student Center

SUU Convenience Store
Across the hall from the Bookstore in the west end of the Student Center
Friday: 7:00 a.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

In the Student Center Mall
Friday: 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m 

Papa John's
In the Student Center Rotunda
Friday: 10:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Outtakes (convenience store)
In the Student Center Rotunda
Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Thunderbird Circle (buffet dining)
East end of Student Center, across the hall from the Living Room
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Local Accommodations


The Cedar City-Brian Head Tourism Bureau maintains a complete listing of local accommodations, including bed and breakfasts, hotel/motel and vacation homes. Visit their website to view options and select accommodations for you and your guests.


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