Emergency Medical Services and water available on site.
Bathrooms located at 5, 8 and 13.
All of our Commencement event locations are accessible. Wheelchairs can be rented from Molloy’s Pharmacy located at St. Francis Hospital, Baker Avenue, Poughkeepsie (845-471-7455). For further information regarding pick up and return, please call the vendor.
The Commencement location has a small tent for seating on a first-come, first served basis. While vehicles are not generally allowed on campus, allowance is made for those passengers with special needs using the Chapel Drive Gate. Security officers will be on hand to direct you to appropriate parking on the Main campus on Commencement Day. Special arrangements for seating and parking can be made by calling Cathy Jennings at 845-437-5373, prior to May 1st.
Walker Field House
Dangerous weather commencement location
South Lot and Farm parking
General Parking Area. Shuttle rides run from South Lot and The Farm to campus (8:00am–10:30am) and (12:30pm–3:00pm). For shuttle information call security (845) 437–5221.
New England parking
Disability parking area
Vogelstein Center for Drama and Film, with parking
Indoor live feed of commencement. Disability parking area.
In front of Ferry House
Book Store tent
Reception immediately following commencement. Rain location: College Center.
Main Building / College Center
Need a card, gift, flowers, snack or cup of coffee? College Bookstore (9:00a.m.-2:00p.m.), Retreat Cafeteria (8:00a.m.-3:00p.m.), Office of Campus Activities (8:00a.m.-2:00p.m.), Message Center (8:00a.m.-2:00p.m.), The plasmascreen in College Center will have a live feed of Commencement.
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center
(Saturday 10:00a.m.-5:00p.m. and Sunday 1:00p.m.-5:00p.m.)
Skinner Hall of Music
Senior Coffee House (Friday night)
The All Campus Dinning Center (ACDC) – (Saturday 8:00a.m.-7:00p.m., Sunday 7:00a.m.-10:00a.m.)