First-Gen Graduation Celebration


First-Gen Student Graduation

Thursday May 24th
5:00PM @ Student Center Room 210

First-Gen Grad Invite


Visitor parking will be available in the first floor of the Murphy garage which can be accessed on Cherry Street. The address is 1001 E James Way Seattle, WA 98122.

The graduation ceremony is located at Seattle University on the 2nd floor of the Student Center (STCN) Room 210. The reception following the first-gen graduation will be hosted in The Outreach Center on the first floor of the Student Center Room 110. 


Graduates are encouraged to dress in business-casual attire. Be comfortable while looking sharp in pictures. Graduates will receive a cord to wear for commencement activities.


A reception will follow at the conclusion of the ceremony in the Outreach Center at 6PM. We encourage graduating students, families and friends to attend. Enjoy light refreshments and appetizers, take home a copy of SU's first-gen publication, IMPRINT as well as a photo area will also be available for picture-taking. 

If you have any questions, please email us at