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Graduation schedule, shuttle service and parking information (May 25-26)

Friday, May 25

Academic Convocation, 10 a.m.,

U Lot (tickets required)

College of Liberal Arts, 1:30 p.m.,

Ritter Arena

College of Applied Science and Technology, 2 p.m.,

Gordon Field House and Activities Center

National Technical Institute for the Deaf, 4 p.m.,

Ritter Arena

Kate Gleason College of Engineering, 5 p.m.,

Gordon Field House and Activities Center

College of Science, 6:30 p.m.,

Ritter Arena

Saturday, May 26

College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, 9 a.m.,

Gordon Field House and Activities Center

B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences, noon,

Gordon Field House and Activities Center

E. Philip Saunders College of Business, 3 p.m.,

Gordon Field House and Activities Center

Additional information is available at www.rit.edu/commencement.

Shuttle Bus Service

To enter campus, use the entrances on Jefferson Road. RIT Public Safety personnel will direct you to parking areas. Shuttle service will be available Friday and Saturday to reach the Academic Convocation and the Commencement ceremony locations.

On Friday, shuttle service will be available 8 a.m.-9 p.m. On Saturday, shuttle service will be available beginning at 7 a.m. On both days, shuttles will make continuous loops throughout all the major parking lots (D, E, F, G, H, J, S and T) and will return guests to the parking lots after the ceremonies.

“People Movers”

Senior citizens and individuals with special mobility needs are invited to use special carts operated by RIT staff. Carts are available at one of the many people-mover stations across campus.

Seating/Special Needs

Both the Gordon Field House and Activities Center and the Ritter Arena have bleacher seating, which have steps. If you or any member of your family uses a wheelchair, contact Parking and Transportation Services for accessibility arrangements at http://finweb.rit.edu/rmss/pats, click on “Forms.” Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on “Accessible Parking and Seating Requests”; or call 475-2074. Both ceremony locations will have staff on hand to assist you with special needs; however, prior arrangements must be made. Please note that seating is not guaranteed.

RIT does not have wheelchairs available on campus. If you would like to rent a wheelchair, you may contact Monroe Wheelchair at 546-8595 or www.monroewheelchair.com or Fonte Surgical Supply at 338-1000 or (800) 836-2130.

Special Parking/Transportation Needs

If you need special parking or mobility van transportation, contact Parking and Transportation Services at http://finweb.rit.edu/rmss/pats, click on “Forms.” Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on “Accessible Parking and Seating Requests”; or call 475-2074, even if your vehicle already has a disabled parking permit.

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