Parking and Directions
- Parking and directions for ceremonies at SJSU's Provident Credit Union Event Center.
- Parking and directions for ceremonies at Avaya Stadium.
Both Provident Credit Union Event Center and Avaya Stadium are accessible venues. Guests who need special accommodations may contact the Commencement Office with the name, phone number, email address and required accommodations two weeks prior to the Commencement ceremony.
Flowers and Merchandise
Flowers and merchandise will be sold at all ceremonies at the Event Center. Pre-order your gift in advance to ensure it is waiting at commencement.
Where to Stay?
The SJSU campus is in the heart of downtown San Jose with many hotels nearby. You may also consider reserving overnight guest housing on-campus.
Where to Eat?
There are a variety of on-campus dining options, as well as the surrounding area. Downtown San Jose has diverse culinary options for everyone.
What to Do?
While you're in town, make sure to check out the Visit San Jose website for fun events and activities happening all over the area.
All ceremonies will be streamed live from the commencement website.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Where is commencement?
- What time should I arrive?
- Where do I park?
- Will graduate names be read out loud at the ceremony?
- Will photos or videos be taken?
- Will there be ASL interpreters at the ceremonies?
- Can guests take photos?
- Can my guests come up to the stage to take photos?
- For ceremonies at Avaya Stadium, can guests and family members go see graduates on the field following the ceremony?
- Will medical help be provided for persons in need?
- What can my guests bring to the ceremony?