Travel and Lodging Information

Guests visiting from out of town are encouraged to make hotel reservations well in advance.

Information about accommodations, traveling to the area, campus maps, and more can be found on the University’s Commencement website.

Parking

Parking on and near campus is limited on Commencement day and there will be tremendous traffic congestion in the area. Guests are strongly encouraged to arrive early and to use alternate means of transportation.

Please note that there is no parking lot, garage, or handicapped parking at Irvine Auditorium. For more information on campus parking locations, visit the Parking website.

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