Commencement

Guest Information

Commencement Weekend Activities & Services

Graduation Celebration – 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 4

  • For all graduates and their guests
  • Free to all those celebrating the Class of 2018
  • Multi-Purpose Quad, adjacent to the America First Event Center
  • Live entertainment and refreshments

Bookstore Sale

  • SUU Bookstore store-wide sale over Commencement weekend
  • Open Friday, 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Located in the Sharwan Smith Student Center

Flowers

  • Floral bouquets and leis will be available for purchase at all three entrances to the America First Event Center and at the Randall Jones Theatre. 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)

  • Senior Art & Design BFA Portfolios
  • Free and open to the public
  • Open Friday and Saturday, Noon - 6 p.m.
  • Corner of 300 West and University Boulevard

Area Information

See ceremonies for 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 within 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: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Chik-fil-A
In the Student Center Mall
Friday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Papa John's
In the Student Center Rotunda
Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Fat Zeus
In the Student Center Mall
Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Sono - Celebrate Latin
Friday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Outtakes (convenience store)
In the Student Center Rotunda
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 9  p.m.
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Thunderbird Circle (buffet dining)
East end of Student Center, across the hall from the Living Room
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Saturday: closed

Local Accommodations

Lodging

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.

Travel

Airline & Airport

Car Rentals

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