We thank you in advance for your participation in Commencement 2018! Commencement is a very special moment for our students, their friends and family, and the campus. As faculty members and campus leaders, your participation plays a key role in the pomp and circumstance of the event. Please take a moment to review the following instructions and scheduling details regarding the weekend’s events.


Faculty registration is now closed.
For special accommodations and late registration, please email your request to SEP2@ucsd.edu.


If you ordered regalia, pickup is at RIMAC Arena at your first ceremony of participation (distribution is managed by the UC San Diego Bookstore). If you do not have regalia at this time, please contact SEP2@ucsd.edu. Regalia is required at all Commencement 2018 ceremonies.

Faculty members in regalia

Transportation and Security

A parking pass and specific directions to faculty parking will be mailed to the mail code provided during registration. Make sure to review Commencement 2018 transportation and security details, as special accommodations for the event may impact your standard experience on campus.

Keep in mind, traffic will be extremely heavy around campus. Please plan accordingly.