Arizona (OUAZ - Surprise and Phoenix)
Graduation Ceremony Details
May 6, 2023 • 10:30 a.m.
Faith Arena, O'Dell Center
15950 N. Civic Center Plaza
Surprise, AZ 85374
To watch the 2021-2022 ceremony via livestream, click here.
CAPS and GOWN ORDERING
PLEASE NOTE: When placing your order, you will need to select the event date listed above.
If you are a candidate for graduation from the residential campus in Surprise, Arizona, click here to order your cap and gown.
If you are a candidate for graduation from the campus in Phoenix, Arizona, click here to order your cap and gown.
Order your official Ottawa University Arizona graduation announcements at this link.
The O'Dell Center (Faith Arena) gates will open at 9:30 a.m., 1 hour prior to the start of the ceremony for friends and family to enter and find seating prior to the start of the event.
Tickets are NOT required to attend the Commencement ceremony at O'Dell Center (Faith Arena).
Ample parking is available around campus and the stadium. Click here to see a map that shows parking throughout the campus.
At this time, masks are NOT required on the OUAZ campus. Those feeling more comfortable attending the outdoor ceremony in a mask, are welcome to do so at their own discretion.
For your convenience, click this link for the information regarding your upcoming visit to Surprise, Arizona, for Commencement.
There are a variety of hotels in the area, and there are three that are situated right close to campus:
If you have questions regarding Commencement, please complete the form below and someone will be in touch with you.