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East Carolina University Family Fellows Commencement Schedule

May 5th, 2017

 6:30 am–7:45 am

Transit from Parking to Breakfast

Location: 10th Street and bottom of College Hill Drive

Parking spaces should be reserved no later than three weeks prior to commencement. One parking permit per 5 attendees will be allocated, with a maximum of two passes per family. Transit assistants will be stationed at the flood lot to greet you once you’ve parked and answer any questions you have about the day’s events. At the welcome tent, you will receive your instruction packet and credentials. They will help navigate you to the bus pick-up location and help ensure you get to the breakfast location with ease. The transit buses from the flood lot to the breakfast location will stop running at 7:45 a.m. but breakfast will continue to be served until 8:30 a.m. The breakfast location is a short walk up College Hill Drive, the transit assistants will be able to direct you to the location.


7:00 am–8:30 am

Family Fellows Breakfast

Location: Gateway Sounds or Todd Dinning Hall

Enjoy breakfast with your student at Gateway Sounds or Todd Dining Hall the morning of commencement. Breakfast will start at 7:00 a.m. and guest credentials will be checked at the door. Breakfast assistants will be at the location to answer questions and direct you to the transit locations available to and from Minges.


8:00 am–8:30 am

Transit from Breakfast to Commencement

Location: Gateway Sounds or Todd Dining Hall

Transit buses will be available to take you to Minges where you will be met by a commencement attendant who escort you to your reserved seating. Be sure to have your credentials on hand.


9:00 am–10:00 am


Location: Minges Coliseum/Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium

For more information about commencement click HERE to be routed to the East Carolina University commencement page.


10:00 am–11:30 am

Transit from Commencement to Parking Location

Location: Minges Coliseum/Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium

Following commencement, the commencement attendant will navigate you back to the transit bus where you will be able to return to your parking location at the bottom of Collage Hill Drive and 10th Street.