Graduation Accessibility Information

Accessible Parking
The accessible parking lot is located on Cedar Street. Cedar Street is located off of Elm Street between the Verizon Wireless Arena and Michael’s Hair Design. If you need further information, please call the arena administrative office at 603.644.5000. (For drop-off only, Lake Street is a shorter distance to the main entrance than Elm Street.)

All seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. For the graduation, the doors will open one hour before commencement. There will be a volunteer in the lobby to help with accessibility questions.

Wheelchair accessible seating is available in the following sections:

Platform level (as you walk in the Elm St. entrance, go straight ahead)

  • Section 101       5  spaces available

Second level (elevator to the right as you walk in front entrance)

  • Section 104       5  spaces available
  • Section 105       2  spaces available
  • Section 108       7  spaces available
  • Section 120       10 spaces available
  • Section 123       2  spaces available
  • Section 124       6  spaces available

There is seating available in the same areas for companions of those needing the wheelchair accessible seating areas. See the Verizon Wireless Arena map.

CART Services
Communications Access Real Time (CART) captioning will be projected on both sides of the staging and can be seen by all graduating students and their guests. For further information about accessibility, please contact the SNHU Office of Disability Services, 603.644.3118, or email Dennis Green,

Assistive Listening Devices
FM system headphones will be available for use during commencement.  You must have a photo ID and telephone number when borrowing the headphones.  Advanced notice is required.  For more information, please contact Dennis Green, at the SNHU Office of Disability Services, 603.644.3118.



Contact Us

Exeter Hall, Suite 56
Phone: 603.644.3118
Fax: 603.644.3132

Associate Director: Dennis Green