University Events FAQ

Here we address questions related to major University Events for students, familiies, and the larger Gonzaga Community.

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July 31: Questions marked with a double asterisk (**) have been updated.

Updated July 31, 2020

The Spokane County Health District clarified for us at the end of July that no large group gatherings will be permitted in Spokane for the foreseeable future and all events booked for the Spokane Arena have been canceled through the remainder of this calendar year. The newest Washington Safe Start guidelines limit gatherings to five people in any public setting, strongly discourage travel, and have serious impacts on food services throughout the city. Due to these factors, it is regretfully NOT possible for us to host guests in person over Labor Day.

Work is underway to create a virtual experience and program with distinct recognition and personal touches for students the weekend of September 5-6. The schedule will be announced to students, and updated on the commencement website as soon as possible.

Updated July 31, 2020

 

The Class of 2020 students will receive emails as plans develop, and details will be posted at the Commencement website.

Updated July 31, 2020

 
Bachelors, Master’s and Law students can purchase the ceremony rental attire from Herff Jones at the Commencement website.

Updated July 31, 2020