Commencement 2019


Parents, friends, and guests need to present the invitation card to enter the campus.

Learn more about parking, transportation and maps by choosing your campus below:

Byblos Campus

Parking for family and friends

Gates for parents and friends open from 5:30 until 7:55 p.m.

Please be sure to inform your parents and friends of the special security measures taking place, and corresponding delays, and ask them to come early.

Public parking space for families and friends, with shuttle bus transportation to the gates (where needed) are available in the following order on a first-come first served basis:

Parking for LAU guests

Important Information

There will be NO parking in the following areas:

Guests or parents are allowed in the Frem area or surroundings of the campus only after the exercises are completed.

Restrooms for the public are available at the Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine Building (3rd floor) and in the Science Building (4th floor).

Beirut Campus 

The lower gate will be open for guests from 6:30 until 7:55 p.m. 

Map of the public parking lots available around campus.

Restrooms for the public are available in Irwin Building, Faculty Lounge restroom.

Parking for faculty, staff and students 

Byblos Campus

Parking for students

Every student who is using her/his personal car must pick a special one day parking permit for the underground parking from the Office of the Dean of Students.

Parking is available on a first-come first-served basis in the following locations in the following order starting 3:00 pm.  Please abide by the directions provided by our Protection Team.

N.B. If you are arriving with your parents later on, you will be guided to any available parking spot otherwise you all must use the Bus transportation to the gates.

Parking for faculty and staff

Beirut Campus

The underground parking is assigned to all faculty and staff helping in the commencement.