Celebrating Commencement with On-Campus Parties

Graduating seniors, their families and friends, are welcome to host Commencement celebrations utilizing our outdoor campus space during Commencement Weekend. Request for space opens on Oct. 1 and is overseen by George Shaheen, supervisor of the facilities special services department. We will not entertain any requests received prior to October 1. Commencement celebrations can be scheduled starting at 6 p.m. on Friday (and ending at 2 a.m.) and 6 p.m. on Saturday (ending at 1 a.m.).

To hold on-campus parties at Amherst College, the following procedure should be followed: