Information for Faculty & Staff

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Tuesday, May. 2, at 7:00 p.m.

CFE Arena at UCF
12777 Gemini Blvd. N.
Orlando, FL 32816


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Faculty and staff are encouraged to celebrate the achievements of their students by participating in commencement.

The Spring 2017 Commencement is on Tuesday, May 2. 

Arrival Time:  5:30 p.m.
Ceremony Start:  7 p.m.

Faculty and staff will enter the CFE Arena through the VIP Cypress entrance off East Plaza Drive. All faculty and staff will be required to sign in at the Black and Gold room to confirm attendance. 

RSVP and Regalia Information

  • The deadline to RSVP to attend commencement has now passed. 
  • Faculty and staff who missed the deadline to RSVP should contact Academic Affairs for late approval. Late RSVPs and regalia orders are not guaranteed and may be subject to late fee charges by the bookstore.

Regalia Distribution Information

For faculty and staff who order regalia, distribution dates will be Monday, April 24, through Monday, May 1. You can pick up your regalia at the campus bookstore you selected on the RSVP form.

Returning Regalia

Seminole State Bookstore representatives will be available after commencement to receive regalia. Please allow additional time after commencement is over to return your regalia.


Seminole State College faculty and staff do not need tickets to participate in commencement.


Parking for the ceremony is free with an approved parking pass placed on your car’s dashboard. Faculty and staff should park in Parking Garage F behind the CFE Arena. Signs will direct you to parking. Faculty and staff with state disabled parking permits will be directed to park on the lower level of Parking Garage F.  Parking passes will be sent via email to all who RSVP for commencement.

Directions to the CFE Arena are available at

New Security Measures

The CFE Arena has instituted new security measures for everyone entering the facility. Please plan accordingly, arrive early and plan on leaving purses, backpacks and large bags to expedite the screening process.

Want more info? Contact us.

Seminole State College
100 Weldon Boulevard
Sanford, Florida 32773-6199

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