Date:  Friday, May 6, 2022

Time:  9:00 a.m. – Noon

Location:  Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre

Mary Rippon Theatre 
1550 Central Campus Mall, Boulder, CO 80309

Spring 2022 English Graduate Recognition Ceremony FAQs

To request real time captioning, an ASL interpreter, or other accommodations, please contact ADA Compliance at Please provide as much notice as possible to ensure availability.

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to providing equal access to individuals with disabilities.  If you are planning to attend this event and require accommodations, please contact Bobby Balke at or call (303) 492-6434 no later than 7 days before the event.  We will make all reasonable efforts to fulfill requests submitted after the deadline.

Parking Overview – All campus parking lots will be open on a “space available” basis for public parking during commencement.  Parking on-campus, including at parking meters and pay station lots, is FREE on the day of Commencement and on all Recognition Ceremony Days (May 5 – 8). 

  • Guests attending Recognition Ceremonies directly following the university commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 5 are encouraged to park in area near their recognition ceremony and use the courtesy shuttle bus service (Buff Buses provided on Thursday only) to move about campus.
  • If you are in need of reserved parking spaces for VIPs or for your external catering company, please contact Krissy Mauck-Keelick in Parking Services ( to coordinate.  The cost of reserved parking spaces or vendor permits is the responsibility of your unit.