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Ceremony Information Sunday, May 21, 2017, San Diego, CA
Twice a year, graduating students and their families are invited to attend Ashford University commencement festivities in San Diego. Explore the city, take part in our pre-commencement celebration activities, and join your fellow graduates as you complete this chapter of your life and start a new journey.
- Track your progress with your Graduation Checklist.
- Order your cap and gown
- Book your trip!
Graduation Ceremony FAQ's
The Spring 2017 ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017. Check in will begin at 8 am. Procession to start at 9:30 am. Ceremony to commence at 10 am. The event will take place at Viejas Arena located at 5500 Canyon Crest Dr., San Diego, CA 92115.
Please allow at least 20 minutes to walk to the arena from any parking area east of College Avenue. Please note that parking will be $15 cash only.
From east of College Avenue: Take I-8 west to College Avenue, then proceed south on College Avenue. At the first intersection of College/Alvarado Road, turn right onto Canyon Crest Drive, then west to Parking Structure 12.
From south of Montezuma Road: Take Route 94 or another east/west route to College Avenue north, then left on Montezuma Road, then right on 55th Street to Parking Structure 7.
From west of College Avenue: Take I-8 to College Avenue south, then right on Canyon Crest Drive to Parking Structure 12.
Alternate Route: Take I-8 to Fairmount Avenue, east on Montezuma Road to 55th Street, then left on 55th Street to Parking Structure 7.