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Commencement 2001

Assistance for Visitors with Special Needs

The Johns Hopkins University provides services at the Commencement Ceremony for visitors with special needs. Wheelchairs are available on a first-come first-served basis by calling 410-516-7157 and making a reservation. Wheelchairs may be picked up at the south entrance Wyman Park Drive. For additional information, call 410-516-7157. Disability Parking is available at the south entrance Wyman Park Drive for cars with handicapped plates or hangtags. Security will direct guests to the disability parking area. Special Needs Seating is located behind the reserved seating section, is available on a first-come first-served basis, and is limited to the person with a disability and two guests. Assistive Listening Devices are available on a first-come first-served basis at the Special Needs Seating section or may be reserved by calling 410-516-7157. If you require a Sign Language Interpreter, call 410-516-7157. For general information, call the Office of Special Events at 410-516-7157.

For special needs information for the individual Schools Diploma Ceremonies, please call the following numbers:

The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies 202-663-5624
Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences 410-516-8216 (undergraduate)
410-516-8215 (graduate)
G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering 410-516-8728 (part-time programs)
School of Medicine 410-955-3416
410-955-3017 (PhD programs)
School of Nursing 410-955-7544
Peabody Conservatory 410-659-8264
School of Professional Studies in Business and Education 410-872-1210
School of Public Health 410-614-5063

Additional information is found on the JHU Disability Services website.

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