Personal Photos and Video

You are welcome to supplement the professional photo and video options below by asking a friend or family member to take photos or video at any of the events during Commencement week. If you choose to do so, please make sure that they are aware of the following guidelines:

Baccalaureate (College of Arts & Sciences) will be held in the Brandt Center on campus Friday, May 6, 7:00 pm. Please only take photographs from your seats. This is a ticketed event. Four tickets per graduate. There will be a live feed in the overflow seating area for those without tickets.

Commencement: Please only take photographs from your seats. Hold all applause until the conferring of the degrees. This is a ticketed event. Ten tickets per graduate. 

Professional Video

Technology and Media Resources will film many of the weekend's events and make DVDs and videotapes available for purchase after Commencement. Events that are usually filmed include:

  • Alumni & Friends Chapel
  • Nursing Pinning Ceremony
  • Baccalaureate (College of Arts & Sciences)
  • Commencement (College of Arts & Sciences)
  • Commencement (College of Adult & Graduate Studies)

You may click here for the pdf DVD Order page, or click here to order your DVD online.


Professional Photos

For your convenience, the University has made arrangements for a professional photographer to take individual photos both before you mount the platform and as you receive your diploma. You will receive more detailed directions on ordering these photos at the Commencement ceremony. More information about packages and pricing is available from Image Studios at