Ceremony Information


Spring 2024

Location: Rapides Parish Coliseum, 5600 Coliseum Blvd, Alexandria, LA 71303

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2024

Time: 10:00 AM


Commencement will be held indoors at the Rapides Parish Coliseum!

At this time, here is what you can expect:  

  • There will be no restrictions on the number of attending guests and tickets are not required.
  • Graduates will check in at the main entrance no later than 9:00 a.m. The entrance is designated on the map
  • The commencement will be supported by professional event staff who will direct participants to appropriate seating.  Graduates will be invited to walk across the stage while their names are called. 
  • Once seated, all guests should refrain from moving about the venue for the duration of the ceremony.
  • At the culmination of the ceremony, graduates and their guests should plan to meet outside the venue.
  • Only clear bags will be allowed due to the Rapides Parish Coliseum’s Clear Bag Policy. 


Additional Information

Order of Ceremony
ADA Information