Commencement assistance

Marshals needed for Commencement on May 26


2:54 p.m., April 27, 2012--UD faculty and staff are invited to serve as University marshals at the 163rd Commencement exercises honoring the Class of 2012 on Saturday, May 26, in Delaware Stadium. 

University marshals assist with greeting and seating guests, handicapped and elderly seating, program distribution, student line-up and ushering in the box seat area. Marshals must arrive at Delaware Stadium by 7 a.m. for the 9 a.m. ceremony. 

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Those volunteering as marshals will be required to attend a meeting at Delaware Stadium before Commencement.

Persons interested in serving as marshals should contact Kim DeShields at

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