Family & Guests

Visitor Info

Events Schedule

See everything that's happening, from the Commencement ceremony to specific group celebrations.

Commencement Guests

Guests arriving at the Mack Sports Complex are encouraged to arrive early and travel light. All guests entering the complex will be subject to routine security measures, including metal detector screening and bag searches. The David S. Mack Sports Complex does not provide an area to check bags, coats, or any other personal belongings.

Entrances, which will be clearly marked, have been designated to assist with the flow of guests entering the building.

Entrance E – Accessible • Entrances B, C, and D – General admission


For those who cannot attend the commencement ceremonies, a simulcast is broadcast on YouTube

Commencement Flowers


Commencement candidates and guests may visit to order flowers. These flowers will be available for pickup in front of Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex the day of the commencement.

Where to Stay

For more information about local hotels and to receive the special "Hofstra" rate for other dates, visit the lodging page.

Where to Eat

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Where to Park