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Special Needs Accommodations
The distance between parking lots and ceremony locations can be long and strenuous for elderly or mobility-impaired guests. Please review the information below and make the necessary arrangements to ensure a safe and memorable Commencement day.
Special needs accommodations are available for individuals with ANY of the following:
If your needs are not described above, please contact the Academic Success Center at (856) 256-4259 to request accommodations.
If you require special parking accommodations for the commencement ceremonies, you MUST contact Elaina Surace at email@example.com. Passes are assigned to qualified guests on a first-come, first-served basis.
Seating for special needs guests is located on the left and right sides of the University Green near the graduates' seating area. Click here to view a map. Seating is limited to individuals with disabilities and ONE companion. Tickets for these seats are issued on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Various modes of transportation will be available to take guests from the main ceremony on the University Green to secondary college ceremony locations around campus. This transportation runs on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Note: Secondary ceremonies may be in progress before shuttles arrive. Please be patient.
American Sign Language interpreters
If a sign language interpreter is needed for the main or secondary ceremonies, please contact the Academic Success Center at (856) 256-4259.
Rowan University does not provide wheelchairs for the Commencement ceremonies. If you need a wheelchair, please make your own arrangements prior to the ceremony. The following wheelchair and scooter rental company may be of service to you:
Rain ceremony accommodations
Guests with special needs parking passes should still park in the designated special needs lots. Shuttles, vans and golf carts will be available in these lots to transport special needs guests to the rain ceremony locations.