University of Louisiana at Lafayette summer graduation set. Here are the guidelines.
Lafayette Daily Advertiser, July 29, 2021
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette will confer undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees Aug. 6, during Summer 2021 Commencement.
The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. in the Cajundome.
Guests and graduates will be required to wear masks.
Seating for graduates and spectators will be arranged to ensure social distancing.
Sanitizing stations will be available.
Graduates and guests should enter the Cajundome parking lot through Gate 8 via West Congress Street or through Gate 11 via Reinhardt Drive. Vehicles carrying people with disabilities will be able to enter the lot with state-issued placards, permits or license plates for the disabled through Gate 14 via Cajundome Boulevard.
Security measures will be in place at the Cajundome, including the university’s clear bag policy. Attendees can carry one small, clear bag and one small purse or clutch. University Police officers will examine bags and purses.
Kiwana McClung, an associate professor in the School of Architecture and Design, will be the commencement speaker.
She was honored with a Leadership Service Award from the UL Lafayette Foundation earlier this year. It recognizes a faculty member who combines service learning with classroom instruction to forge skills and knowledge that students can apply to community leadership opportunities.
he ceremony will be livestreamed on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Facebook page and the Cajundome website.