Commencement Tickets

Additional Ticket Lottery Process: (MIDYEAR COMMENCEMENT)

Each Midyear graduate will receive 6 assigned seat tickets.

Requests for additional tickets can be obtained by placing your name on a lottery list during academic attire distribution on Wednesday and Thursday, December 12 and December 13, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday, December 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the lower level of the Bookstore in the Mack Student Center.

All Midyear graduates may request as many additional tickets as desired BUT when the lottery is conducted, each recipient will only be awarded 2 tickets. Once everyone on the list has been awarded 2 tickets and additional tickets remain, then the lottery will be conducted again using the same method only 2 tickets will be awarded.

Lottery winners will be notified by EMAIL on their Hofstra account on Friday, December 14 after 2 p.m.

Lottery winners must either respond to the email that they will take the tickets. If there is no response within 2 hours, the tickets will be awarded to the next person on the lottery list.

All tickets must be picked up by the requesting student at the reception desk located in the Mack Student Center, room 112 by 5pm on on Monday, December 17, 2018.

There will be a webcast of all commencement ceremonies on www.hofstra.edu/commencement.


TICKET INFORMATION AND ADDITIONAL TICKET LOTTERY PROCESS – UNDERGRADUATE ONLY (SPRING COMMENCEMENT)

Each spring undergraduate will receive 6 assigned seat tickets.

Requests for additional tickets can be obtained by placing your name on a lottery list during academic attire distribution on Wednesday and Thursday, May 15 and May 16, 2019, from 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. in the lower level of the Bookstore in the  Mack Student Center.

Undergraduates may request as many additional tickets as desired BUT when the lottery is conducted, each recipient will only be awarded 2 tickets.  Once everyone on the list has been awarded 2 tickets and additional tickets remain, then the lottery will be conducted again using the same method only 2 tickets will be awarded.

Lottery winners will be notified via their pride account beginning Friday, May 17, 2019 at 10 am. 

Lottery winners must either respond to the email that they will take the tickets.  If there is no response within 2 hours, the tickets will be awarded to the next person on the lottery list.  All tickets must be picked up by the requesting student at the reception desk located in the David S. Mack Student Center, room 112  by 5pm on Friday, May 17, 2019.

There will also be a live webcast of all the commencement ceremonies on www.hofstra.edu/commencement.