Seating at Smith's Commencement Ceremony

Commencement is a family occasion, and seating at Smith’s ceremony is limited to graduating students and their guests​. In case of rain, Commencement will be held in the Indoor Track and Tennis facility, and tickets will be required. Tickets have been issued to graduates for distribution to their families and guests. In case of rain, graduates’ guests without tickets are invited to view Commencement at simulcast locations in Sweeney Concert Hall and Weinstein Auditorium. Alumnae on campus for Reunion are invited to enjoy the live stream of the ceremony at their class brunches. Smith staff and members of the public who are on campus may view the Commencement ceremony on a big screen in John M. Greene Hall. No tickets are required. Anyone anywhere may view the ceremony via a LIVESTREAM beginning at 10 a.m. at . For general commencement information, visit