College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

CNR News 5/6/11

May 6, 2011

I. Commencement Tickets
We are looking forward to CNR’s Commencement Ceremony at 9:00a.m. on Sunday, May 15, at the Greek Theatre. Please carefully read the information below about ticket sales and other pertinent information regarding commencement. For more information, please visit or email

Graduating Students: Your four free commencement tickets will be available for pick-up during business hours (M-F 8:00 a.m.-12 noon, 1-5:00 p.m.) at 260 Mulford Hall starting Friday, April 15, 2011. Be sure to present identification in order to pick up your tickets. Be sure to read all the important information in your ticket envelope.

The deadline to pick up your four free tickets is Tuesday, May 10, 2011. After this deadline, tickets will only be available for purchase at Zellerbach box office.

Extra Tickets: To purchase extra tickets at $5 each, please visit the Zellerbach box office. For more information, please visit Tickets will be on sale through May 15, 2011. You may purchase as many extra tickets as you please.

If you cannot purchase extra tickets due to financial hardship, please email a statement explaining your situation to

Honor Cords: Please check your unofficial transcript at to see if you are graduating with distinction. For eligibility and GPA requirements, please visit for more information.

Honors Research Cords: Honors research cords will be awarded to students presenting their research at the Honors Symposium. For more information, please email Susan Kishi at

Please note: Graduates do NOT need a ticket so long as you are in your regalia when you arrive at the Greek Theatre at 8 a.m. on Sunday, May 15. Regalia can be purchased at the Cal Student Store:

II. Special Seating Request.
Please send special seating requests for commencement to While we do our best to accommodate those in need of special seating, we cannot guarantee a spot. Please be aware that any guests seated in our special seating section will still need to purchase a ticket to enter the theater. The deadline for special seating requests is Tuesday, May 10th. We will email further instructions after May 10th.