Commencement-Day Information

What to Expect When Attending Commencement

This short video gives an overview of what to expect as a guest attending Commencement.

Parking and Transit Information

Maps of parking lots for each ceremony. Guest drop off and handicap parking locations. Public transit information.

Venue and Ceremony Information

Event location, parking and directions, concessions, venue restrictions, and seating information.

Seating Policy

  • Tickets are required for Bachelor's and Master's ceremonies. 

  • Tickets are not required for the Ph.D. ceremony. 

  • More information can be found on the Seating webpage.

Get Ready for Commencement

Get ready for Commencement by watching Parent and Family Programs' presentation on this semester's Commencement. 

Plan Your Visit

Whether you are traveling from Rome, Georgia, or Rome, Italy, you can find information on local hotel, dining, transportation, and entertainment options.

Featured Resources

Ceremony Viewing Options

No matter where you are, you can watch your graduate walk across the stage.

Grad Fest

A graduate's one-stop-shop for all of their Commencement requirements. Graduates can attend our in-person or virtual events to prepare for their ceremony and transition out of Georgia Tech.

President's Graduation Celebration

Graduates are invited to create one last Tech memory at PGC. Take time to celebrate by taking pictures with Buzz and the Ramblin' Wreck, and enjoy other fun activities.