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Commencement Directions and Parking Map

Think ahead to plan your driving route when attending UTB’s spring or winter Commencement.

Commencement attendees can get to campus exiting U.S. Highway 77 on to International Boulevard or University Boulevard. While on International Boulevard, use Ridgley Road or May Street to enter campus. For drivers on University Boulevard, use Ridgley Road or Taylor Avenue to enter campus.

When Commencement is held on the Cardenas South Hall Lawn on Gorgas Drive:

  • A portion of Gorgas Drive will be blocked off from Taylor Drive to Ringgold Road.
  • Parking for the stage party and event staff will be in the Gorgas Hall parking lot. VIP parking placards are needed.
  • Parking for graduates and visitors is available in parking lots at the Arnulfo L. Oliveira Memorial Library, Jacob Brown Auditorium, Tandy Hall, the Village at Fort Brown (old residence hall parking), the Science, Engineering and Technology Building, the Biomedical Research Building and the Education and Business Complex. Parking decals are not required.
  • People leaving the ceremony can use International Boulevard or University Boulevard to get to U.S. Highway 77.

 

When Commencement is held at Jacob Brown Auditorium on International Boulevard due to inclement weather:

  • Parking for the stage party and event staff will be in the Jacob Brown Auditorium rear parking lot A. VIP parking placards are needed.
  • Parking for graduates and visitors is available in the parking lots at the Arnulfo L. Oliveira Memorial Library, Tandy Hall, the Village at Fort Brown (old residence hall parking), the Science, Engineering and Technology Building, the Biomedical Research Building and the Education and Business Complex. Parking decals are not required.
  • People leaving the ceremony can use International Boulevard or University Boulevard to get to U.S. Highway 77.

 

 

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