Commencement

Senior Reservation for Saturday Evening The residence halls and houses close at 5 p.m. on Commencement day. Seniors who wish to stay on campus Saturday evening must reserve housing in Watson Hall for the evening of Commencement day.  Please fill in and submit the Senior Saturday Housing form below.  Reservations are due by May 12. 

Housing for Graduates off Campus Spring Term Housing is available for graduating students who graduated early or are off campus spring term from Wednesday through Saturday of Senior Week in Watson Hall. An email will be sent in March, with the Senior Commencement Housing form attached, to all Seniors who are off campus Spring Term. Reservations are due by May 12. 

Sibling Housing Reservation Housing is available for the brothers and sisters of seniors who wish to stay in College-owned housing through Commencement at a cost of $120 which includes your room and meals through Saturday of Senior Week at 5 p.m. An email will be sent in March, with the Sibling Commencement Housing form attached, to all siblings of graduates.  Reservations are due by May 12.

Commencement Guest Reservation Accommodations may be reserved in Carleton's residence halls for up to four guests for Friday Evening and Saturday Evening of Commencement Week. Guests will stay in a vacated student room. Reservations are due by May 15.