Commencement Information for Family & Friends
General parking for commencement ceremonies is located on the east side of the Dunn Center off of Drane Street. Handicapped-accessible parking is located on the west side of the Dunn Center off of Robb Avenue and directly behind the Dunn Center.
Handicapped-accessible parking is located on the west side of the Dunn Center off of Robb Avenue (Campus Parking Map).
There is a limited number of handicapped seating. Seats must be reserved by the graduate. Graduates may contact email@example.com to obtain tickets for handicapped seating.
Cameras and video cameras are permitted during commencement. Please use your best judgment and respect the people around you while taking photos or filming. The third level of the Dunn Center is available for unobstructed photography or filming. Also, please remember that no guests are permitted on the arena floor during the ceremony.
Candidates for degrees from the College of Arts and Letters, College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, and College of Graduate Studies will participate in this ceremony.
Candidates for degrees from the College of Behavioral and Health Sciences, College of Business, Martha Dickerson Ericksson College of Education and College of Graduate Studies will participate in this ceremony.
The doors will open one hour prior of the start time for commencement for graduates and guests.
The Winfield Dunn Center is located at 320 Drane Street, Clarksville TN
Depending on the number of graduates, the ceremony lasts anywhere between 60 and 90 minutes.
No. All family and friends are welcome.
The Department of Communication films and produces a DVD of each commencement ceremony. You may order a copy of your commencement ceremony on DVD by filling out the Graduation DVD Order Form
Austin Peay's official school colors are red and white. Black and variations of gray may also be used as supplemental colors.