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Accessible Services

Accessible Passenger Drop Off is located on the south end of Lot #11.  The area is accessible from Michigan Avenue, south of Del Mar Boulevard. See the Commencement parking map. The site is at the top left corner of the map. (See also www.caltech.edu/maps for a variety of campus maps.)

Accessible Parking is available at each parking structure on campus with marked accessible spaces.

Transportation on campus is available from Campus Security. There will be an officer stationed at the Accessible passenger Drop Off area on commencement morning. The officer can call for an electric cart to transport a person to the commencement site.

Accessible Seating is located near the front left side of the Beckman Mall facing the stage (northwest corner). Limited seating is available on a first come, first served basis. Due to the size of the accessible seating area, only one person may accompany the individual.

American Sign Language Interpreters will be signing at the commencement exercises.

Large-Type Programs are available at the Information Tent, located at the far south end of Beckman Mall.

Assisted Listening Devices are available for from the Information Tent, located at the far south end of the Beckman Mall.

Wheelchairs are available for use on the site only to transport people to/from their seats. These wheelchairs are kept in the First Aid Booth in the Information tent located at the far south end of the Beckman Mall.

If you require a wheelchair for use beyond the ceremony site, they are available from several rental companies in town including the following:

Home Medical Supplies
(626) 796-5979‎

Cal Oaks Pharmacy
(626) 795-5956