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Department of African American Studies Commencement Celebration

June 16 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Congratulations! The faculty and staff of the Department of African American Studies are looking forward to sharing this wonderful occasion with you.

Date: Saturday, June 16, 2018
Time: 11:30 A.M.
Location: Fowler Museum, Lenart Auditorium

Ticket Information:

  • Students may request up to 4 complimentary tickets for the Department of African American Studies Ceremony.
  • An additional four tickets per student are available at $12.00/each.
  • You should ONLY order tickets for your guests – you do not need a ticket for yourself.
  • Depending on how many tickets are ordered by all students, there may be extras available. If you would like additional tickets to the ceremony, please e-mail staff@afam.ucla.edu with your name, I.D.# and the number of EXTRA tickets you need (outside of what is ordered online).
  • Tickets are ordered through MyUCLA for college and departmental graduation ceremonies.
  • All ticket sales are final. No refunds will be issued for unused tickets.


  • You can pre-purchase parking passes for your guests. The UCLA Central Ticket Office will sell pre-paid Commencement parking permits beginning in May ($12 per permit). The UCLA Central Ticket Office is open from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.
  • The closest parking structure to our venue is Parking Structure 4.
  • Students or guests with disabilities should contact the Center for Accessible Education (310) 825-1501 voice; (310) 206-6083 TDD, to receive information about parking and other assistance.

On Commencement Day:

  • Graduates are requested to arrive in front of the Fowler Museum, Lenart Auditorium in cap and gown for check-in at 10:30am. Please be on time.
  • Seating is unreserved. Doors will open at 11:00am.
  • The ceremony will start promptly at 11:30pm and is expected to last about an hour and half.
  • Graduates will be asked to sit together in a separate section.

Please contact the Department of African American Studies staff for any questions: staff@afam.ucla.edu


June 16
11:30 am - 1:00 pm


UCLA Fowler Museum, Lenart Auditorium 308 Charles E Young Dr N, Los Angeles, CA 90024