Tickets are Required for ALL (graduates, faculty, staff and guests) to enter the Mann.

Ticket counts will be based on number of graduates and will be available in March

All must present a ticket to gain entrance to the venue.

BOTH The Intent to Graduate Form and the RSVP form must be submitted to receive graduate and guest tickets.

To ensure you receive your tickets in a timely manner please verify your address is correct in the Myeastern student portal.

Please check your Eastern Email regularly for more information on how to RSVP and other important Commencement information.


The Mann Center is a partially covered outdoor amphitheater. Commencement ceremonies will take place rain or shine with the majority, if not all, participants covered.  In the event of lightning, ceremonies could be delayed or canceled.