At the Tacoma Dome
There will be designated entrances and sections of the Dome reserved for guests with special needs. Students may place a request for these services when they Register for Commencement.
Students who requested Disability Accommodations for their guest during registration will receive Accommodation Card(s) and additonal instruction closer to the ceremony date.
Students will be able to request accommodations for individuals in wheelchairs and their attendants (one attendant per disabled guest) when they fill out the Commencement Registration Form.
Mobility Impaired Seating
Seating sections will be reserved for individuals who might have difficulty with stairs. Rows of seats are reserved that can be accessed with a minimum of stair climbing. Graduates can request accommodations in these sections when they fill out the Commencement Registration Form.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Based on availability, wheelchairs are available at entry points to the building. Guests will be required to leave either a valid government issued photo ID or a major credit card as a deposit.
American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreter
Students can make a request when they register for commencement. More information will be provided to the students as we get closer to the date of commencement.
Assistive Listening Device
Assistive Listening Devices will be available at the Dome. Guest can pick up the device at the Guest Services Desk (West Concourse). Guest located in the floor area can pick up a device at the sound booth.
Disability Parking at the Tacoma Dome
Parking lots E and K are for guests with disabilities and are van accessible. These lots are on a first-come, first-served basis. Vehicles utilizing accessible parking lots must display appropriate placards, tabs, or license plates.
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