Families & guests

A page within Commencement

At this time, masks are recommended but optional at the commencement ceremonies.

Doors to the La Crosse Center open 60 minutes prior to each ceremony.

Parking ramps located near the La Crosse Center

La Crosse Center Parking Ramp: 201 Jay Street 
Riverside Center Parking Ramp: 424 2nd Street South
Main Street Ramp: 115 3rd Street North

A maximum of 6 guests per graduate is recommended.

The commencement ceremony will be held at the La Crosse Center on Sunday, May 14, 2023.

There will be three ceremonies: 

9:30 a.m. 

  • Undergraduate Candidates from:
    • College of Business Administration 
    • School of Education [including EC-MC; MC-EA; STEP (English, History, Social Studies); World Language Education; Art Education; Music Education]

12:30 p.m. 

  • Associate Degree Candidates
  • College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities (CASSH) Undergraduate Candidates
  • All Graduate Degree Candidates

3:30 p.m. 

  • College of Science & Health Undergraduate Candidates

When you arrive at the La Crosse Center please proceed to the north side of the La Crosse Center and enter under the La Crosse Center logo. Once inside the entry proceed to the multiple doors propped open for arena seating. There will be signage inside assisting you to the proper location.

Commencement ceremonies will be held at: 

La Crosse Center
300 Harborview Plaza
La Crosse, WI 54601