Commencement Access

Visiting Campus and Access Information


Travel Information


Cal U's beautiful 294-acre campus is located on a bend of the Monongahela River in the borough of California, Pa., 35 miles south of Pittsburgh. For our online students and our guests who have never been to Cal U, take some time to explore our amazing campus by scheduling a self-guided or guided campus tour (offered Monday-Friday at 9:30 a.m, 10:30 a.m., and 1:30 p.m.).

Interested in transferring to Cal U? Exploring the option of completing another degree? Have a family member interested in pursuing an undergraduate and graduate degree? Perfect timing! Plan to discuss our range of quality programs and learn more about the Cal U experience with our admissions staff during your commencement visit.

Please contact our Welcome Center at 724-938-1626 or for more information on tours and admissions.  


Students with Disabilities

There is a considerable amount of walking for during the commencement processional. All student access requests for our commencement activities and ceremonies should be made to the Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD), preferably by Monday, November 25, 2019. Contact OSD in person (Carter Hall - G35) or by phone, (724) 938-5781.

Guests with Disabilities

Our guests are offered parking and seating in order of arrival. Accommodations are not reserved. University staff will be available at the commencement ceremonies to direct guests to the available, designated parking and seating areas.