Seating and arena information
Tickets are NOT required. All seating is general admission, first come first served, and specific seats and/or consecutive seats are not guaranteed.
The doors to 3M Arena at Mariucci will open 60 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony. Guests who require seating assistance should check in at the Guest Services booth on the concourse level.
There are no vending or concessions available in the arena during the ceremony.
Balloons, and bags or backpacks larger than 8.5" X 11" are prohibited in the arena. Guests with infants may bring a diaper bag. All bags are subject to search.
The formal ceremony will begin at noon with a faculty procession leading the graduates into 3M Arena at Mariucci and will conclude with the presentation of degree candidates.