Frequently Asked Questions

Below is a list of commonly asked questions. Please check back as this list is constantly being updated as information becomes available.

When is Commencement?
The graduate student ceremony will take place in de Witt Hall  at 10 a.m., doors will open at 9:00 a.m.  The undergraduate student ceremony will take place in the Athletic Center at 12 noon, doors open at 10:30 a.m.

Are there tickets needed for Commencement?
Yes. The graduate student ceremony will take place in de Witt Hall and the undergraduate student ceremony will take place in the Athletic Center, and guest seating in both locations is limited.  Both ceremonies will be streamed in multiple campus locations.  

For more information about graduate tickets and streaming locations, click here.  For more information about undergraduate tickets and streaming locations, click here.

Can I stream Commencement?
Yes!  Commencement can be streamed at https://livestream.com/Lasell/Commencement2017

When do seniors have to be out of their residence halls?
Any graduating senior that has paid for Senior Week can remain in their assigned room until 5:00pm on Sunday, May 14th (Commencement Day). Seniors who did not wish to participate in Senior Week must vacate their room on Wednesday, May 10th at 12:oopm when residence halls close.

Do you know of any restaurants that would be good choices in the area?
There are a variety of restaurants in the area of Lasell College. Newton, Wellsley and Waltham are all within about a 10 minute radius of campus and have have a wide variety of restaurant options. A little further away from campus is Natick/Framingham which also have additional options. We would recommend yelp or OpenTable to research options.