The Liacouras Center

1776 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19121

The Liacouras Center is a 10,200 seat multi-purpose venue located on Temple University's campus. The venue is an entertainment arena featuring concerts, family shows, Temple Men's and Women's Basketball games and more.

Guest seating for the University Commencement ceremony is general admission.

Download the Liacouras Center Seating diagram (PDF)

Balloons will not be permitted inside the Liacouras Center.

Upon the university ceremony's conclusion, and in preparation for the next school ceremony, we kindly ask guests in sections 102-104 and 112-114 to exit out the 15th Street exit by way of the north and south corridors; guests in sections 105-111 should exit through the Main Lobby onto Broad Street.

Download the Liacouras Center's Commencement Exit Plan (PDF)

Photo and Video

Flash photography and videography are permitted on premises for Commencement.

Balloon arches on campus are perfect photo opportunities:

  • On Liacouras Walk, between Norris Street and Polett Walk
  • The Founder's Garden, between 13th Street and Liacouras Walk
  • The Bell Tower on Polett Walk, between 12th and 13th Streets
  • On Park Mall, between Cecil B. Moore Ave. and Montgomery Ave.

Consult your school or college website for individual graduation photography and videography policies.