The 2022 Tuck Investiture ceremony will take place on Saturday, June 11 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Below you will find general information about the Tuck Investiture and Dartmouth Commencement ceremonies, including:
Accommodations for guests with disabilities are available but we ask that you contact us in advance. Guests using wheelchairs should be in touch prior to May 15 in order to best assure arrangements and graduating students with disabilities who are unable or would find it challenging to participate in rehearsals or process should also contact the school.
Lauren A. Morse
Associate Director, MBA Program
Accommodations and Area Lodging
If your family intends to stay in local hotels/motels, we advise making reservations now, a number of local area lodging options are listed below.
The Hanover Inn has delighted Dartmouth visitors since 1903. Perched between campus and downtown Hanover, guests can easily walk to Tuck classes as well as local restaurants and shops. The 2012 renovation provides modern amenities and comfort. Elegant Pine Restaurant is among Hanover's finest. Learn more.
Six South St Hotel
Six South St offers a modern, stylish environment from which to experience Hanover and Dartmouth. The downtown location is adjacent to restaurants, specialty shops, and a movie theater. Learn more.
The Lyme Inn offers historic elegance and contemporary luxury. Located 10 miles north along the Connecticut River, this newly-renovated property has quintessential Upper Valley charm and is highly recommended as an alternative to staying in Hanover. Learn more.
The Norwich Inn is a historic, full-service Vermont country inn located in Norwich, near Dartmouth College, just across the river from Hanover, New Hampshire. An Inn has been on the Main Street site since 1797; the current Victorian Structure since 1890. This Dartmouth hotel is proud to offer 38 guest rooms, a Pub & Dining Room known as Jasper Murdock’s Alehouse and a Microbrewery featuring hand-crafted English Ales, sold only on site. Learn more.
Marriot Residence Inn
The Residence Inn Hanover Lebanon is the Upper Valley's only all Suites hotel. Located just minutes from Dartmouth College and directly across from Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, it is the preferred hotel for both business and leisure travelers. Learn More.
The new state-of-the-art lobby at Courtyard Hanover Lebanon provides greater flexibility and choices for our guests. This Hanover NH hotel features our new lobby with inviting, flexible spaces to work or relax in, free Wi-Fi throughout and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via our GoBoard™. Learn More.
TuckStuff is a student-run business that returns a portion of profits back into student organizations. At TuckStuff, you can find the perfect gift for your graduating student including official accessories, collectibles, commemorative frames, and more!
Dartmouth Commencement event and parking areas
Tuck School of Business Campus Map
Explore event locations, parking, shuttle routes, and hotels below.
Guests arriving on Saturday should park in the Thayer CECS parking garage. The Ledyard and Dewey Lots will also be available. Parking is not permitted in driveways or emergency access areas.
In addition, parking meters on Hanover streets operate from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Long-term parking in Hanover Parking Facilities is also available.
A great deal of setup and planning is required to prepare Tuck for Investiture each year. This year requires additional preparation as another Dartmouth ceremony will take place on the Tuck green prior to Investiture. For that reason, we ask that you kindly wait to reserve any seats until 12 p.m. on the day of Investiture (June 11) and be thoughtful about the number of seats you reserve.
In the event of rain, the ceremony will be held in Leede Arena. Admission is free, and there will be plenty of room for all guests (there are no tickets for admission).
Webcast and Video
A live video webcast of the investiture ceremony will be available on Saturday. Please check back for further details and URL. In the days following Tuck Investiture, the ceremony will be available for viewing on this website.
Please note for your safety and the safety of the community, all of those attending Commencement activities on campus must be vaccinated to the level of the current Dartmouth student/staff requirement, currently vaccinated with a booster, or proof of negative COVID test within 72 hours prior to arriving on campus.
Acceptable proof of vaccination includes paper or digital images of a CDC Vaccination Card. The easiest, fastest and most confidential way for attendees to show compliance is through the Bindle app. This is a free and easy-to-use app adopted by many venues and cultural institutions to confirm individuals comply with health screening protocols.
Please keep a face covering with you at all times. Masks are required to be worn by all attendees of indoor events, regardless of vaccination or recent testing status, in accordance with the College's face covering policy. For more information, please visit the Visitor Guidance page, and Face Covering Policy.
If you are feeling unwell or have concerns for your health and safety, or are not able to meet these health guidelines, please contact us to discuss your options. We hope these guidelines help you and your guests as you prepare to visit campus and note that these guidelines are subject to change based on the most current College policy at the time.