A message to Seattle Central graduates

Dear Graduates!

We are looking forward to seeing you on Friday at Safeco! Here are some important tips for Seattle Colleges Commencement ceremony on June 16, 2017 at Safeco Field.

Graduates can begin arriving at 3:00 p.m. at Safeco! Please enter through the Right Field Entrance! Graduates will need to arrive no later than 5:00 p.m.

You will not be able to leave anything behind once you enter the stadium – please do not bring large bags or items that you will have to carry with you. Limit what you bring to a small bag or what can fit into your pockets.

For those of you that have family or guests that cannot make it to the ceremony in person, we will be live streaming the entire thing! This link will go live starting at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 16!

Link: www.scctv.info/SeattleCollegesCommencement2017

Family and guests will be able to enter the stadium at 4:30pm. They will enter through the home plate entrance! Please note: NO BALLOONS ARE ALLOWED INTO THE STADIUM!

Grad Images will be taking pictures before and during the ceremony and they will be available for purchase at https://www.gradimages.com/.

For our graduates and their families/guests who will be observing Ramadan during this time

  • Prayer space for men and women will be available in the stadium immediately following the ceremony on the suite level – this space is available for graduates as well as their family and guests.
  • Graduates and guests are welcome to eat in the stands when it is appropriate to break your fast.
  • Graduates are allowed to carry food with them through the ceremony but we recommend that it be smaller type snacks that will fit in a pocket or small bag that you can carry with you.
  • Food will be available to purchase from concessions.

If you or your guest(s) will need accommodations, please contact rose.kolovrat@seattlecolleges.edu to make sure that all of your needs will be met for the ceremony!

After the ceremony, please meet up with your family and guests at your colleges designated section on the Mezzanine Level:

SVI – Section 117
Central – Section 118
North – Section 119
South – Section 120

Congratulations on this amazing accomplishment and we look forward to seeing you on Friday!


The Graduation Committee