Quick Facts for Faculty

Hooding Ceremony


Saturday, May 3, 2014


Wendy Williamson Auditorium

Additional Information


Commencement Ceremony

Time and Date

Sunday, May 4, 2014 Ceremony begins at 3 p.m. and concludes at approximately 5:30 p.m.


George M. Sullivan Arena, 1600 Gambell Street, Anchorage, Alaska

When to Arrive

You are encouraged to arrive as early as 2:00 p.m., but no later than 2:30 p.m. as the ceremony begins at 3:00 p.m. sharp.  You are invited to visit with students, parents, as well as network with other faculty members at the Faculty Lounge. There will be refreshments, appetizers and greeters ready to advise you on the program details.

Where to Report

Report to the Northeast corner of the Sullivan Arena (view interior map).

Parking and Transportation

Parking at the Sullivan is limited, so you may wish to take the UAA Shuttle.  UAA will provide continuous shuttle service every 15 minutes from the UAA Student Union to the Sullivan Arena and back. The first shuttle departs the UAA Student Union at 1:45 p.m. After the ceremony, the shuttle will resume. The first post-ceremony shuttle will depart from the Sullivan Arena 15 minutes after the ceremony ends. Shuttle service will continue until 7 p.m.

Faculty R.S.V.P. for Commencement

UAA faculty are encouraged to R.S.V.P. online here. This R.S.V.P. is for UAA faculty only. Graduating students R.S.V.P. here.