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    Commencement Ceremony

    Graduates and families look forward to this milestone with excitement and anticipation. 

Commencement Information

Dates & Venue Locations

Class of 2019 

Date & Time May 22, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
Location

Eastside Christian Church
3330 E. Miraloma Avenue, Anaheim, California

Directions 

Guest Admission Guests entrance to the auditorium will be through the main entrance. No tickets are necessary. 

 

Class of 2018
Date & Time

November 10, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

Location

Hope International University Auditorium
2500 E. Nutwood Avenue, Fullerton, California 

Directions 

Guest Admission Guests entrance to the auditorium will be through the main entrance at the corner of Nutwood and Commonwealth. Each guest must show a ticket.
Class of 2020
Date & Time

The first commencement exercises are planned for May 2020. More information will be made available at a later date. 

Location

TBD

Additional Guest Information

Southern California College of Optometry

Hotels and restaurants near Eastside Christian Church. The Embassy Suites by Hilton (714.632.1221), located by the 91 Freeway and the Kraemer/Glassell exit; and the Extended Stay America (866.238.4218), located by the 91 Freeway and the N. Tustin Avenue exit. Restaurants are located along Kraemer Blvd.

School of Physician Assistant Studies

Hotels and restaurants surround the Hope International University. Contact the hotels directly for reservations. The two closest hotels are the Fullerton Marriott at Cal State Fullerton (844.631.0595) and the Holiday Inn & Suites (800.423.0908). Both are located on Nutwood Avenue, Fullerton. Many restaurants are in the area including downtown Fullerton (Harbor Blvd. and Chapman Ave.) and surrounding the Brea Mall near State College Blvd. and Imperial Highway.

Wheelchair Assistance – Seating has been reserved for wheelchair access. Ushers will be available to help you to your seat should you or your guests need assistance. Please contact by emailing Student Affairs at StudentAffairs@Ketchum.edu of your need for assistance at least 2 days prior to the ceremony.

Parent Hooders Who Require Assistance – If one of your parent hooders is unable to ascend or descend stairs easily, they can request to be seated closer to the front. Please notify your College/School prior to the ceremony.

Other Needs – If you or your guests need other disability related accommodations, we will be happy to work with you. Contact us at StudentAffairs@Ketchum.edu.

In the event that you lose an item during the Commencement Ceremony, please check with the Campus Safety & Security personnel. All personal items left behind after the Commencement Exercises will be turned in to Campus Safety & Security at Ketchum University’s campus in Fullerton. You can contact Campus Safety & Security the next business day at 714.992.7892 or email at CampusSafety@Ketchum.edu.

No balloons, tripods, strollers, large signs, air-horns, poppers or bright camera lights will be permitted in both auditoriums (Eastside Christian Church and Hope International University Auditorium).