Friday commencement update: Ceremony to begin at 6 p.m.

Published: May 06, 2022

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Due to Friday’s weather forecast and in an abundance of caution, Auburn University’s Commencement Ceremony in Jordan-Hare Stadium will begin at 6 p.m. 

Graduates should use the entrance at the north end zone of the stadium (located at Thach Avenue and Heisman Drive) and arrive in regalia no later than 5 p.m. to pick up name cards and commemorative cordsGraduates must be seated by 5:45 p.m. and the ceremony will begin promptly at 6 p.m.

Guests may enter the stadium through gates 12-18, beginning at 4 p.m. Accessibility drop off is available in the Neville Arena parking lot. The ceremony will be live streamed beginning at 5:45 p.m. Due to multiple athletic events taking place on campus today, guests are encouraged to make plans for parking. A parking map for Friday is available on the commencement website.

Saturday’s college ceremonies will proceed as planned in Neville Arena. For more information and additional updates, please visit