Special Accommodation Due to a Disability

Vanguard University welcomes family members and guests with disabilities on Commencement Day. Graduating Seniors and Advanced Degree Candidates are strongly encouraged to reserve accessible seating for any guests with disabilities. Wristbands for accessible seating can be requested during Grad Fest, online, or in person with Elizabeth Banks, whose office is located on the 1st floor of Smith at the Counseling Center. Office hours are Monday – Friday from 8am-5pm.

Please complete the Commencement Request Form to request accessible seating. Wristbands are required for all guests sitting in this section.

PDF Request Form

Word Document Request Form


Your request form may also be submitted via…

EMAIL: disabilityservices@vanguard.edu

FAX: (714) 662-5266

MAIL: Vanguard University
c/o Disability Services
55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626


Elizabeth Banks
Administrative Assistant for Disability Services
(714) 619-6482 | elizabeth.banks@vanguard.edu

Click here to view the Vanguard Disability Services website.