Frequently Asked Questions

Is there reserved seating?

No, it is open seating as in previous years.

Is the coliseum wheelchair accessible and will wheelchair?

Yes, it is accessible .

How much will it cost to park?

Parking is free. Please try to arrive early to avoid parking at a distance.

What time does the program begin?

Doors open at 7:30 a.m.. The line-up begins at 8:00 a.m. and the processional begins approximately at 8:30 a.m.. (time subject to change)

Can I take photos in the coliseum?

Yes, photos can be taken from the seats, not from the floor.

Where do I report on graduation day?

Greensboro Coliseum in the rear of the building. Enter where you see the Special Events Center sign and proceed to line up in West Wing A.

What will be the graduate celebration this year (replacement of the senior breakfast)?

On behalf of the Office of Alumni Relations, Aggie Student Alumni Association, Senior Class Council, and the Graduate Student Advisory Council, we would like to invite you to participate in our inaugural Golden Carpet Graduate Reception. This event is replacing the graduate breakfast that has been held every year on the Friday before commencement. 

The Golden Carpet Graduate Reception will be held on December 7, 2017, at the Alumni-Foundation Event Center, from 3 pm to 5 pm. During the floating reception, graduates will hear remarks from Chancellor Harold L. Martin, Sr. and Mrs. Pamela McCorkle Buncum, board chair of the N.C. A&T State University Alumni Association, Inc. You are welcomed to stop by and show your appreciation for all of the graduates' hard work.