Family and friends will gather to celebrate the accomplishments of more than 2,500 Northern Arizona University graduates during two fall commencement ceremonies Friday, Dec. 18, in the Skydome in Flagstaff.

Details about commencement may be found online. Watch the ceremonies live here. The schedule is as follows:

10 a.m.

This ceremony is for bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral students in:

  • The College of Arts and Letters
  • The College of Education
  • The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • The University College

2 p.m.

This ceremony is for bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral students in:

  • The College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences
  • The W.A. Franke College of Business
  • The College of Health and Human Services
  • Extended Campuses

Those driving to and around Flagstaff should allow plenty of time to travel in the event of snowy conditions. Up-to-date road conditions and travel tips are available online from the Arizona Department of Transportation. Monitor the weather forecast through the National Weather Service.

Attendees should anticipate traffic restrictions on South San Francisco Street at University and Pine Knoll, with heavy traffic expected throughout campus the hour before and after each ceremony. To allow commencement traffic to exit the campus, temporary closures will be in effect at McConnell Drive and Lonetree Road. A detailed map is available online.