Your graduation guests are admitted to the ceremony by ticket only, due to the limited seating capacity of UNF’s Arena. The amount of tickets each candidate receives is limited by the Arena's seating capacity and by the number of graduates participating in the ceremony.
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Graduates at the Summer 2018 commencement ceremonies are eligible to receive the following number of tickets:
|| Ticket Allotment
College of Computing, Engineering and Construction
College of Arts and Sciences
|College of Education and Human Services
Coggin College of Business
Brooks College of Health
You can receive up to the designated number of tickets but please only take the amount you need.
Graduating students who wish to attend commencement
will have a chance to obtain extra guest tickets. Eligible students will receive an e-mail sent to their UNF e-mail account after the deadline to apply to graduate. The e-mail will include a link to a brief survey which must be completed to be considered for extra tickets. The survey will require you enter your full name and your UNF ID Number. This is all the information that is required.
Students may complete the survey once and cannot forward the link to additional people. Once the survey closes, winners will be chosen at random. All students who completed the survey will be notified within one week of the survey closing as to whether or not they have been awarded extra tickets. Students selected will be able to pick up their extra guest tickets along with the guest tickets already allotted to each graduate.
Graduates MUST pick up their allotment of tickets on the following days/ times: July 30-August 2, 2018
(A photo ID must be presented)
Location: UNF Bookstore
Hours: 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
If you are unable to pick up your tickets during this time frame, please see options below.
You are more than welcome to ask a friend or family member to pick up your
tickets for you. This person will need to bring the following items with them to
the UNF Bookstore:
- Photo ID
- Letter / e-mail / note from you indicating that they have your permission to
pick up your tickets
- Copy of your student / photo ID (to prove that the letter/e-mail/note is not
Graduating students who do not live in the Jacksonville area may
send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the address below to
receive their tickets.
This request must be received no later than July 13, 2018.
Please include the following information with your request:
Name printed clearly
Student N number
The time of the ceremony you will be attending
Office of the Registrar
University of North Florida
Hicks Hall, Building 53, Suite 1800
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Children age two (2) years of age and under are not required to have a ticket, but should also be held in the lap of an attendee. Children age two (2) and under should not occupy a seat. If you bring an infant in a car seat/carrier, they will need a ticket because the carrier would take a seat. Children who are 3 years old and over, MUST have a ticket for entry into the Arena. Be advised that strollers brought into the Arena cannot be taken up into the seating area.