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If you plan to participate in the commencement ceremony, it is recommended you attend rehearsal.

Commencement Rehearsal
Friday, May 6, 2022
1 p.m.

  1. Assemble promptly by 1 p.m.
    Report to the class assembly sites at the French Field House and RPAC. Click here for the class assembly locations. Bring your line assignment with you. Graduates may park in lots around Ohio Stadium and the South Field House lots--no Ohio State parking permit is required for rehearsal.

    The following colleges should report to the French Field House (use the south entrance off Woody Hayes Drive or the north entrance off Lane Avenue):
    • PhD; Master's; Arts and Sciences; Business; Veterinary Medicine
    The following colleges should report to the RPAC (use the main entrance off the plaza):
    • Dentistry; Education and Human Ecology; Engineering/Architecture; Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences/Environment and Natural Resources; Law; Medicine/Health and Rehabilitation Sciences; Nursing; Optometry; Pharmacy; Public Affairs; Public Health; Social Work
  1. Do not wear caps and gowns at rehearsal.
  1. Find the sign for your college then take your place in line behind your sign.
    Your college will assign a line number to you, typically sometime during the week of commencement. If you do not receive a line assignment from your college by Thursday, May 5please contact your college officeYour place in line is determined by your college and the line number you received in the email sent by your college. College personnel will also be present to assist you at rehearsal and before commencement.
  2. Rehearsal will last about 1 1/2 to 2 hours.

Spring Commencement 2022

May 8, 2022
Ohio Stadium