Commencement Ceremony

Faculty Schedule of Events – May 5, 2017

  • 8:15 a.m. Faculty Reception – Maverik Center, Lillehammer Room
  • 9:20 a.m. Faculty Line Up for Processional
  • 9:30 a.m. Faculty Processional begins

Arrival at the Maverik Center and Processional

Faculty should arrive at the Maverik Center by 8:30 a.m. and enter the Maverik Center via the VIP entrance on the South West side of the building. Faculty will meet in the Lilllehammer room at 8:30 a.m. At 9:20 a.m. the faculty will be led by the Faculty Leaders in two lines and will proceed to the arena where the processional will begin at 9:30 a.m. If faculty want to attend and not process they are welcome to be seated in the arena in sections 102 and 112 on the top rows of the reserved Faculty seating area.


Directions

Faculty is strongly encouraged to arrive at 8:30 a.m. to avoid expected traffic delays. Faculty, graduates and guests are also strongly encouraged to carpool, or use public transportation. A UTA Trax station is now open at the Maverik Center.

If driving your own vehicle to the Maverik Center, please use the following directions to ease traffic congestion:

  • From South: Take I-15 Northbound to I-215 West. Take the 4700 South exit. Travel eastbound (right) to Redwood Road. Travel northbound on Redwood Road (left) to 3100 South. Travel westbound on 3100 South (left) to Decker Lake Drive. Travel southbound on Decker Lake to Maverik Center (left), located on your immediate right.
  • From West: Take Bangerter Highway either Northbound or southbound to 3100 South. Travel eastbound on 3100 South over the I-215 overpass to Decker Lake Drive. Travel southbound on Decker Lake Drive to the Maverik Center (right), located on your immediate right.
  • From East: Take I-80 westbound to 201 toward West Valley City. Take 201 Westbound to Redwood Rd. Exit Redwood Rd. going south (left) to 3100 South. Travel westbound on 3100 South (right) to Decker Lake Drive. Travel southbound on Decker Lake to the Maverik Center (left), located on your immediate right.
  • From North: Take I-15 South to Hwy 201 toward West Valley City. Exit Redwood Road. At the base of the exit ramp, travel southbound to 3100 South. Travel westbound on 3100 South (right) to Decker Lake Drive. Travel southbound on Decker Lake to the Maverik Center (left), located on your immediate right.

Parking

Complimentary parking is available at the Maverik Center. Parking is open in lots A & B, and in the overflow parking lot north of 3100 South. See map of Maverik Center. Faculty, graduates and guests are strongly encouraged to arrive at 8:30 a.m. to avoid expected traffic delays. Faculty is also strongly encouraged to carpool, or use public transportation. A UTA Trax station is now open at the Maverik Center.

Maverik Center Parking Map