Happy graduates with balloons

Georgia Tech is delighted to host the Commencement ceremonies in McCamish Pavilion.
Due to capacity limitations,Georgia Tech will issue general admission tickets to the bachelor's ceremonies.

Fall 2015 Ticketing Policy

  • Undergraduates who submitted an RSVP during the designated RSVP period will be issued five guest tickets. 
    • Graduates do not need a ticket to attend.
    • Children under the age of two who can sit on a parent's lap do not need a ticket.
    • We apologize for the misprint in our Commencement flyers. Bachelor's students will receive five guest tickets. 
  • Current students, faculty, and staff wishing to attend the event as a guest may show their buzzcard at will call the day of the event to receive 1 guest ticket.
    • Day-of tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
    • These tickets may not be reserved in advance.
    • We encourage interested faculty and staff to speak with their dean's office to volunteer for the event to guarantee a seat. 
  • The Ph.D. and master’s ceremony will not be ticketed. An RSVP is still required to participate.

Ticket Distribution

  • Ticket Distribution took place from October 26 to November 6 at the Athletics Ticket Box Office, located off Bobby Dodd Way.
  • If you missed this distribution period, please email our office to request that your tickets be moved to Will Call by Friday, December 20.
    • Failure to pick up your tickets and email our office will result in the forfeit of your tickets, which will be redistributed at Will Call on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Will Call is located at McCamish Pavilion on the day of the ceremony, Saturday, December 12 from 7- 8:45 a.m.
  • Students also have the option of sending a delegate to receive their tickets on their behalf.

    Download the ticket delegate form

Additional Tickets

  • Any additional tickets available will be at will call the day of the ceremony only. The Commencement Office is unable to distribute any additional tickets outside of this time frame. 
    • Bachelor's Ceremony will call hours: 7-8:45 a.m.
  • Graduating students or a delegate may request up to two tickets on a first-come, first-served basis. The graduating student’s GT ID number is required to receive additional tickets.
  • Faculty, staff, and current students who would like to attend the bachelor’s ceremony may request a ticket on a first-come, first-served basis at Will Call. Individuals must show their valid Buzzcard to receive tickets.

Other Ceremony Viewing Options

If we run out of room at the venue, or if your guests can’t travel to the ceremony, they can still watch you walk across the stage.

Did you forget to RSVP?

The RSVP period for Fall 2015 Commencement was September 28 to October 9. We are still accepting a limited number of late RSVPs. Visit our RSVP page for more information. 

RSVP for Commencement