Commencement General Information

Disability Accommodations for Commencement Ceremonies

To request disability accommodations for graduates, or their family members and guests, please contact Rebecca Power, Office of the Registrar at 406.243.6318 or 

Disability Parking
Disability parking spaces, will be reserved outside the Gallagher Business Building. 

Shuttle Service
UDASH, the University of Montana's student-run transition service, will run its free bus services every 20 minutes from the Lewis and Clark Villages between 7:30 am and noon. 

Availability of Information in Alternative Formats 
Commencement information will be made available in alternative formats upon advanced request. Contact the Office of the Registrar at 406.243.6318.  

Call the UM Police Department at 406.243.4000 or 911.

Dennison Theatre

Accessible Seating
Accessible seating for individuals who use wheelchairs, walkers, and other mobility devices is available in rows J and K. 
Dennison Theatre Seating Map

Sign Language Interpreters
Sign Language Interpreters will be provided at the commencement ceremony. 

Assistive Listening Devices (ALD)
Assistive Listening Devices will be available for check-out at the main ceremony. Additional information will be provided. For questions, call the Registrar's Office at 406.243.6318. 


Wheelchair Rentals
The University of Montana does not provide wheelchairs or scooters for check-out. Thus, we recommend attendees contact the following local providers:

  • Harrington Surgical Supply, 1208 W Kent Avenue, Missoula, MT 59801. Phone: 406.721.8468
  • Norco. 2850 Stockyard Rd., Missoula, MT 59808. Phone: 406.549.2321.

Wheelchair Van Rentals
Contact the following local provider:
A&M Mobility. 2308 Palmer Street, Missoula, MT 59808. Phone: 406.541.6625.