Celebrate your accomplishments at your designated ceremony in December.
- All undergraduate students may participate in the undergraduate commencement ceremony for the Lewis College on Friday, December 20. More information may be found here.
- All master’s, DNP and DPT students will be hooded at the Lewis College graduate commencement and hooding on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 10 a.m. in the Student Center East Ballroom. Tickets are required.
- Ph.D. candidates will be hooded on Monday, December 16 at 7 p.m. in the Rialto Theater.
For details on the university’s Commencement Ceremony, click here.
From the Interstates
Exit at #246 (Central Avenue/Fulton Street). Bear to the right on the exit ramp following the signs to Fulton Street. At the light, turn right on Fulton Street. At the next traffic light, turn left on Capitol Avenue. Pass the Capitol Building and go straight. Capitol becomes Piedmont Avenue. You will pass under the MARTA rail line. Go through the lights at Decatur and Gilmer Streets. Make the next left on Auditorium Place. Pass the parking deck on the left and turn left into the open driveway to the visitor parking area.
Exit at #249A (Courtland Street/Georgia State University), a one-way street. Go through seven traffic lights, crossing Edgewood Avenue (the seventh light) in the second lane from the left. Get into the left lane and, after a very short block, turn left on Auditorium Place. Take the next right, which is an open driveway behind the building on your right, to the visitor parking area. (If you miss the turn, you must turn left on Gilmer Street, then left on Piedmont and a quick left into Auditorium Place.)
From I-20 Eastbound
Exit #56B (Windsor/Spring Street), go straight to the third traffic light. Take a left on Central Avenue. Pass upper levels of Underground Atlanta. At next light, turn right on to Decatur Street. Travel two blocks and turn left on Piedmont. Go through the light on Gilmer Street and make the next left on Auditorium Place. Pass the parking deck on the left and turn left into the open driveway to the visitor parking area.
From I-20 Westbound
Exit #58A (Capitol Avenue) and turn right at the light. Stay on Capitol Avenue, which changes into Piedmont Avenue. You will pass under the MARTA rail line. Go through the lights at Decatur and Gilmer Streets. Make the next left on Auditorium Place. Pass the parking deck on the left and turn left into the open driveway to the visitor parking area.
To drop off mobility impaired guests, follow the directions above except do not turn left into Auditorium Place. Instead pass that street and at the very next corner, turn left on Gilmer. You’ll be alongside the Student Center. Stop near the corner of Gilmer and Piedmont (at the end of the building). You may let your guests out on the curb side and they can enter the building at that corner. There is a ramp just beyond the few steps.
To get back to the M parking deck, turn left onto Piedmont and get in the left lane. At the very next left, turn left on Auditorium Place and turn left into the deck entrance approx. half way down the block.
Parking for disabled guests with valid state of Georgia handicapped placard is available on the first level of M deck. Disabled guests may be dropped off on the corner of Gilmer Street and Piedmont Avenue.
Student ambassadors will be near the entrance to assist your disabled guests with getting into the ballroom and being seated.