Special Accommodations


Special Accommodations for Graduating Students

  • Special accommodations for graduating students with special needs are available upon request.

  • To make requests, contact the Office of the Registrar at (334) 844-2544 (then select Option 5 for graduation area).

  • All requests for special accommodations should be made well in advance of the scheduled commencement ceremony.

Special Accommodations for Individuals with Disabilities

  • Seating will be available in the Auburn Arena for guests with special needs.

    • These seating areas are located around the perimeter on the concourse level of the Arena.

    • Due to limited seating, only one person can accompany a guest who is to be located in this section.

    • The most convenient access to this section is through the Scholarship Entrance of the Arena. There will be elevator access to the concourse level.

  • Graduation is well attended. We encourage anyone with mobility or health issues to come early. Seating is available on a first-come, first serve basis.

    • If you use a wheelchair, cart or other specialized equipment, please bring it with you.

    • A sign language interpreter will be on stage for the ceremony. Closed-captioning is provided on the video board and floor monitors.

    • Assistive Listening Devices are available from the First Aid Station located on the main concourse area.

    • If you need a program in an alternate format or have a question about accommodations, contact the Office of the Registrar at (334) 844-2544 (then select Option 5 for graduation area).

Accessible Parking at the Scholarship Entrance of the Arena

  • The parking lot directly leading to the Scholarship Entrance on the west side of the Auburn Arena is reserved for accessible parking on graduation day.

  • A mobility impaired hang-tag or license plate must be present to access this parking lot.

  • Entrances to this parking lot are located on Donahue Drive and Heisman Drive.

  • Please see the graduation parking map for reference.

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