University of California, Riverside


School of Business Administration

SoBA Grads

School of Business Administration/
A. Gary Anderson Graduate School of Management

(All Master's and Bachelor's degree candidates)

Date: Friday, June 13, 2014 
Ceremony Start Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Pierce Lawn

Graduate/Candidate Arrival: 5:00 p.m.

Location: Check-in outside of the Student Services Building

Guest Arrival: 5:00 p.m.
Location: Pierce Lawn

Estimated Ceremony Length: Two hours

Tickets Required for Entry: Yes

Keynote Speaker

Robert Stapleton '80, M. Admin. '82
Co-Founder of T-Mobile USA

Student Speaker

Jacqueline Saucedo
B.S., Business Administration

Ishmeet Sodhi
M.B.A., Management


To ensure that there is adequate seating, all guests must have a ticket for entry. For more information regarding tickets, please visit the Tickets page.

Please be aware that Commencement tickets are University property and the sale of Commencement tickets is strictly prohibited.


Seating will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Prohibited Items

The following items are prohibited on campus: tobacco products, alcohol, illegal drugs/paraphernalia, and weapons of any kind including firearms and knives and animals except for registered guide dogs. Balloons and air horns etc. are not allowed at the venue; please leave these items at home or in your vehicle. Security will be screening at the venue.

Smoking and tobacco use are not permitted on university property.

Guests who are sensitive to heat and sun may view the ceremony in an indoor, climate-controlled location with a live video-feed of the ceremony shown on a large screen. No tickets are required for entrance into this location.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Office of Event Management & Protocol
1144 Hinderaker

Tel: (951) 827-3144