Chapel. Guests are seated on Cannon Green where the ceremony is broadcast on a large LED screen (or in simulcast locations in the event of bad weather). Seniors each receive 2 guest tickets, but unticketed seating is available. Gates open 1:00 p.m.; guests seated by 1:30 p.m.; ceremony begins at 2:00 p.m.
Blair Arch (Dillon Gym in case of rain). No tickets required. 10:00 p.m.
Cannon Green (Jadwin Gym in case of severe weather). Seniors each receive 4 guest tickets. Gates open by 9:00 a.m.; procession begins at 10:00 a.m.; followed by luncheon on Alexander Beach (DeNunzio Pool if the ceremony is in Jadwin Gym).
Ticketed event if at McCarter Theatre.
Cannon Green; in case of rain, McCarter Theatre and simulcast sites. Advanced degree candidates each may receive 2 tickets to be used if ceremony moves to McCarter Theatre. Ceremony begins at 5:00 p.m.
Jadwin Gym. Seniors each receive 6 tickets. 9:00 p.m.
Beer and wine available to those 21 and over with a wristband. Wristbands will be available from 1:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Frist Welcome Desk, and from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at Jadwin Gym.
Front lawn of Nassau Hall (Jadwin Gym in case of severe weather). Seniors and advanced degree candidates each receive 5 guest tickets. Gates open by 9:00 a.m.; procession begins at 10:20 a.m., and guests must be seated; ceremony begins at 11:00 a.m.; ends by 12:30 p.m.
Residential Colleges immediately after Commencement.
More information about Reunions is available online including information about the P‑rade beginning at 2:00 p.m. on front campus and the fireworks beginning at 9:15 p.m. at Princeton stadium.
For Baccalaureate, Class Day and Commencement, there is usually unticketed standing room, and simulcast locations are unticketed (with the exception of Baccalaureate if it rains, in which case, indoor simulcast sites are ticketed). These location can be more comfortable for the very young or elderly.
Baccalaureate: McCosh 10, McCosh 50, McCormick 101, Betts Auditorium in the School of Architecture, Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall
Class Day: McCosh 10 and McCosh 50
Commencement: Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall