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Guest Information & Schedule

The undergraduate ceremony begins promptly at 10AM. Doors will open for guest seating at 9AM.

The graduate ceremony begins at 2PM. Please note that doors will not open for seating at the graduate ceremony until 1PM.

Please be aware:

  • Tickets are not required, and there is no entry fee.
  • We recommend that guests allow enough time to get to the Pavilion given Friday morning traffic in Boston. Doors for the undergraduate ceremony will not open before 9:00AM, however, there are several coffee shops and restaurants along Northern Avenue should you arrive early.
  • Parking is available in several lots along Northern Avenue.
  • We respectfully request that all degree candidates and their guests remain through the entire ceremony in respect to students receiving their degrees later in the ceremony.

Security and Accessibility

Learn more about the security measures at BOA Pavilion