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Restricted Parking Map

All parking directly surrounding Yager Stadium will not be open to the general public. The service/emergency vehicle entrance will be at Gate 5, located at the intersection of Shadowy Hills Drive and Bonham Road.

Parking for those with state-issued disability placards will be in the East lot of Millett Hall (Gate 4 off of Bonham Road), and in the West lot of Millett Hall (large lot off of Sycamore Street). You will drive north towards the hill and the women’s softball field and be able to park to the right behind Millett Hall or to the left in the large lot. Ushers and signs will also be available to help ensure that you park in the designated parking areas.


Divisional Lineup and Seating Diagram

Various assembly areas exist for the different colleges and schools for the University Ceremony on Saturday, May 19. Please review the map to identify where you need to arrive, as well as where the various colleges and schools will be seated for the ceremony. For those guests needing disability assistance seating, you will be directed to sit to the left and right of the stage when facing it.

College of Arts and Science

Candidates will gather around the Cradle of Coaches Plaza, located on the south end of Yager Stadium by Bonham Road. You will need to gather between the scoreboard and Cradle of Coaches Plaza, and you will proceed in and sit in the fourth section of seating on either side of the field. Two lines of students will enter from the gate to the west of the stage and will proceed to sit in the fourth section of chairs, while two lines of students will enter from the gate to the east of the stage and will proceed to sit in the fourth section of chairs. Signs will be available to assist you in finding the exact location of your division once you're near the area. For family members with candidates in the College of Arts and Science, you will want to sit near the middle of the stands on either side when facing the field.

College of Creative Arts

Candidates will gather to the northeast of the visitor stands, and to the east of the Athletic Performance Center. Once you proceed out to the field, you will be seated near the back section of chairs on the east side of the field (left side of the field when facing the stage), directly in front of the Farmer School of Business. There will also be signs to assist you in finding the exact location of your division once you near the area. For family members with candidates in the College of Creative Arts, you will want to sit near the middle or right end of the east stands (visitor stands) when facing the field. Alternatively, you may sit near the middle or left end of the west stands (homes stands) when facing the field.

College of Education, Health, & Society

Candidates will gather to the northwest of Yager Stadium, across the bridge heading west toward Millett Hall to the Field Hockey field. You will enter the stadium from the northwest entrance, located between the Athletic Performance Center and the west side stadium seating. Once you proceed out to the field, you will be seated in the second to the back section of chairs on the right side of the field when facing the stage, directly in front of the Farmer School of Business. There will also be signs to assist you in finding the exact location of your division once you near the area. For family members with candidates in the College of Education, Health, & Society, you will want to sit near the middle of the west stands (homes stands) when facing the field.

College of Engineering & Computing

Candidates will gather to the northeast of the visitor stands, and to the east of the Athletic Performance Center. Once you proceed out to the field, you will be seated in the third to the back section of chairs on the east side of the field (left side of the field when facing the stage), directly in front of the College of Creative Arts. There will also be signs to assist you in finding the exact location of your division once you near the area. For family members with candidates in the College of Engineering & Computing, you will want to sit near the middle of the east stands (visitor stands) when facing the field. Alternatively, you may sit near the middle of the west stands (homes stands) when facing the field.

College of Liberal Arts & Applied Science

Candidates will gather to the northeast of the visitor stands, and to the east of the Athletic Performance Center. Once you proceed out to the field, you will be seated in the middle of the east side of the field (left side of the field when facing the stage), directly in front of the College of Engineering & Computing. There will also be signs to assist you in finding the exact location of your division once you near the area. For family members with candidates in the College of Liberal Arts & Applied Science, you will want to sit near the middle of the east stands (visitor stands) when facing the field. Alternatively, you may sit near the middle of the west stands (homes stands) when facing the field.

Farmer School of Business

Candidates will gather in the Dauch Indoor Sports Center, located on the north end of Yager Stadium and behind the Athletic Performance Center. These two centers are connected so you may enter through the athletic center to get to your destination. Two rows of students will proceed out of the Dauch Indoor Sports Center through the Athletic Performance Center and will go directly south to the last section of seating on either side of the field. One row of students will leave the Dauch Indoor Sports Center through the door on the west end, proceed through the entrance between the Athletic Performance Center and the west stands, and go down the middle of the field to the last section of seating on either side of the field. A final row of students will proceed out the back entrance of the Dauch Indoor Sports Center, turn right, walk around the building, and come on to the field through the the entrance between the Athletic Performance Center and the east stands. This row will proceed down the middle of the field to the back row of seating on either side of the field. There will also be signs to assist you in finding the exact location of your division once you near the area. For family members with candidates in the Farmer School of Business, you will want to sit near the left side of the stands when facing the field if you are in the west stands (home stands), or to the right side of the stands when facing the field if you are in the east stands (visitor stands).

Graduate School

Candidates will gather in the Dauch Indoor Sports Center, located on the north end of Yager Stadium and behind the Athletic Performance Center. These two centers are connected so you may enter through the athletic center to get to your destination. Students will proceed out of the Dauch Indoor Sports Center through the Athletic Performance Center and will go directly south to the third section of seating from the front on either side of the field. There will also be signs to assist you in finding the exact location of your division once you near the area. For family members with candidates in the Graduate School, you will want to sit near the right side of the stands when facing the field if you are in the west stands (home stands), or to the left side of the stands when facing the field if you are in the east stands (visitor stands).

ROTC Students

ROTC students will gather in the Dauch Indoor Sports Center, located on the north end of Yager Stadium and behind the Athletic Performance Center. These two centers are connected so you may enter through the athletic center to get to your destination. Students will proceed out of the Dauch Indoor Sports Center through the Athletic Performance Center and will go directly south to the second section of seating from the front on either side of the field, directly behind the faculty. There will also be signs to assist you in finding the exact location of your division once you near the area. For family members with ROTC students, you will want to sit near the right side of the stands when facing the field if you are in the west stands (home stands), or to the left side of the stands when facing the field if you are in the east stands (visitor stands).


Red Brick Express Routes

Blue Line* – The Blue Line will make several stops around the main areas of campus, including by Ditmer Field in front of the Police Services Center, on the northeast corner of Cook Field; the southwest corner of the Farmer School of Business (located on the corner of Patterson Avenue and High Street); on Patterson Avenue and Withrow Lane behind the Farmer School of Business; the corner of Shadowy Hills Drive and Bonham Road (Southeast of Yager Stadium); on the corner of Spring Street and Campus Avenue (located to the East of the Campus Avenue Building); on the corner of Spring Street and Oak street (in front of the Bonham House and McGuffey Museum); on the corner of Spring Street and Maple Street (in front of the Sesquicentennial Chapel); and on Western Drive (in front of Clawson Hall).

Red Line – The Red Line will make several stops around the main areas of campus, including on Patterson Avenue and Withrow Lane behind the Farmer School of Business; the corner of Shadowy Hills Drive and Bonham Road (Southeast of Yager Stadium); on East High Street directly in front of the Oxford Memorial Park; on Wells Mills Drive located south of the Miami University Culinary Center parking lot; on Chestnut Street located in the old Talawanda High School parking lot (which is across the street from Beech Street); on South Campus Avenue west of the South Campus garage; just East on the corner of Spring Street and Campus Avenue (located to the East of the Campus Avenue Building), on the corner of Spring Street and Oak street (in front of the Bonham House and McGuffey Museum); and on the corner of Spring Street and Maple Street in front of the Sesquicentennial Chapel.

* This line is recommended for RV Parking in the Ditmer parking lot.