Guest FAQ

Tickets and Seating

Family, friends and other guests are cordially invited to attend UNL commencement and may sit in any non-reserved seats other than the main floor, which is set for the graduates, faculty, and dignitaries.

Tickets are not required for the ceremony.

Handicap seating for commencement guests is available in sections 106, 107, 110, 112, 114, 117 and 118 on the main concourse level of the Pinnacle Bank Arena. 

Representatives from the American Red Cross are present at UNL commencement and are located on Level 3 at Gate 112. If you need additional assistance or have questions about seating, please see an Arena Usher.

Parking

City campus lots are free of charge without a permit for Commencement Parking on Saturday, May 16.

Paid
parking is available in City of Lincoln Public Parking Garages as well as the Pinnacle Bank Arena Garage. The arena drop off area is located on the south side of Pinnacle Bank Arena (R Street)

Pinnacle Bank Arena is located at:
400 Pinnacle Arena Drive Lincoln, Nebraska 68508.

Commencement Viewing

Watch on Cable:
Both commencements will be carried live on Lincoln Time Warner Cable Education Access Channel 80 (with cable box) or Channel 71.16 (TWC subscribers without cable box.)

Live Stream:
Watch the live stream (stream begins one half-hour before the ceremony).
Watch the live stream on mobile (stream begins one half-hour before the ceremony).