SCAD Commencement 2014 in Atlanta
Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd. NW
Join us as we honor and celebrate the Class of 2014 during spring commencement.
The Presidential Conferment of Degrees ceremony begins at 6 p.m., and will honor all graduating students.
Because of limited seating in the Georgia Ballroom, all guests must possess a ticket to attend the ceremony. Tickets must be picked up in advance of the ceremony by the graduating student. Students should visit the graduation blog for more details.
For guests without tickets, the ceremony will be broadcast on television screens in the lobby area just outside the Georgia Ballroom. Friends and family who are unable to attend may also view the ceremony via the live webcast.
Handicapped-accessible seating is available if guests require special accommodations. Because of limited handicapped-accessible seating, only one person may accompany the individual in the designated seating area.
Contact the events department via email or by calling 404.253.3263 for disability seating requests. You must have a special seating ticket to sit in the designated area, and all requests must be submitted by Friday, May 2. Any special seating tickets requested by the graduating student will be counted toward the total number of tickets allotted to that student.
To see the complete commencement schedule, including the majors associated with each school, download the 2014 Atlanta commencement brochure.
Parking is available at the Gold Parking Deck and the Blue Parking Lot near the Georgia World Congress Center.
Georgia World Congress Center Gold Deck — Located between the Georgia Dome and Building C
Georgia World Congress Center Blue Lot — Located across from Building C
Both parking areas are accessible via Northside Drive and rates are approximately $8-$10.
Transportation to the ceremony
MARTA — The Georgia World Congress Center is MARTA-accessible via the Vine City Station.
Guest shuttle — Free shuttle service is offered between SCAD Atlanta and the Georgia World Congress Center. Shuttles will loop between the two locations every 15 minutes beginning at 4:30 p.m. For more information, contact the events department via email or by calling 404.253.3263.
SCAD has compiled several hotel options convenient to SCAD Atlanta, and many of these hotels offer reduced rates for SCAD guests.
For additional information about the commencement ceremony in Atlanta, contact the registrar’s office via email or by calling 404.253.3103.