Colby is committed to ensuring access for everyone at our events. Below, please find information regarding our services, which you can arrange by contacting the Office of Campus Events at 207-859-4735. To learn more about accessibility at Colby events, please contact Director of Campus Events Lissa King at [email protected].
Accessible parking spaces are designated in all parking areas. For commencement, accessible spaces can be found in the Roberts lot. Security staff will be available prior to events and visible to assist with parking or drop-off questions. To secure special parking permits, call Director of Campus Events Lissa King in advance at 207-859-4735.
Golf carts will be available throughout Commencement Weekend (during daylight hours) to assist in transporting guests with limited mobility to and from events and parking areas. If a ride is needed and a cart is not visible, please call Security at 207-859-4000 and request a cart be dispatched to your location.
Seating for guests in wheelchairs is available for commencement. However, we ask that you contact the Office of Campus Events in advance to make arrangements at 207-859-4735 or at [email protected]. In order to best ensure arrangements, we ask that you contact us by May 17, 2024.
Please note: Tickets are required for the accessible seating section. Additionally, due to limited space, only one guest may escort each individual sitting in the accessible seating section. To reserve accessible seating, please contact the Office of Campus Events by May 17, 2024. All tickets will be distributed to seniors during Senior Week.
The College offers a limited supply of wheelchairs free of charge, on a first-come, first-served basis. Wheelchairs may be signed out from the Security Office in the Roberts Building while on campus.
To support individuals who are deaf and/or hard of hearing, we can provide ASL interpreters and/or remote CART services.
Pets are prohibited inside all College buildings and at all dining events. Service animals are welcome.
For further information, please contact the Office of Campus Events at [email protected] or call 207-859-4735.