Disability and Parking Information

Fully accessible shuttles will be running on campus all weekend from parking lots to event venues. For parking and accessible shuttle information, please see Parking and Buses.

 

Sign language interpreters and/or computer aided real-time translation (CART) will be provided at all Saturday Convocation ceremonies as well as Commencement.

Syracuse University does not provide wheelchairs for Commencement weekend. Find out more information about local wheelchair rental.


Commencement Day Accessible Accommodations

For Sunday’s Commencement ceremony, special arrangements will be made for guests with wheelchairs, limited mobility, or in need of deaf services to sit in accessible sections of the Dome.

Please see the detailed Dome diagram for accessible seating placement during the Commencement Ceremony.

Wheel Chair Seating:  To help accommodate all guests needing this accommodation, one additional pass per guest in the wheel chair sections can be requested. All additional guests are welcome to sit in the open seating directly in front of these sections on a first come first serve basis.

Limited Mobility Seating:  The first five rows directly off of the main concourse are reserved for guests with limited mobility.  To help accommodate all guests needing special seating accommodations, two additional passes per guest in the limited mobility sections can be requested.  All additional guests are welcome to sit in the open seating directly in front of these sections on a first come first serve basis.

American Sign Language:  An interpreter will be available at the front of section 105.

Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) will be provided on the ribbon board around the Dome.


Convocation Accessible Accommodations

Accessibility passes are not necessary for convocation ceremonies. Ushers will be available at each venue to direct guests who need assistance to locate accessible seating areas.