|Date||Saturday, May 11, 2013
|Time||Ceremony starts at 2:00 pm. Doors open at 1:00pm, and graduates must arrive no later than 1:00pm.
|Location||Nob Hill Masonic Center, 1111 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94108|
|Keynote Speaker:||Judge Edward J. Davila '79|
Detailed Commencement information for graduating students can be found in the 2013 Grad Guidebook.
If you are driving to the event, allow plenty of time to get to the Masonic Center and find parking. Here are a few parking garages within walking distance of the venue:
1101 California Street (at Taylor, directly across from Grace Cathedral), (415) 474-1567; ($30, only 250 spots - fills up early!)
1045 California Street, (415) 346-5565, $50
1051 Taylor Street (at California), (415) 346-9156, $2.50 every 20 minutes, $27.00 maximum. Early bird special (arrive between 6:30 and 10am, leave no later than 6pm): $11 flat rate
Powell & California Streets, $5.00 every 20 minutes, $54.00 24 hour maximum
Get off at Embarcadero Station. The California Street Cable Car is located at California and Jackson Streets and will stop at California and Taylor Streets. The #1 California Bus is located at Sacramento and Front Streets and will stop at Cushman Street.MUNI
The #1 California Bus Eastbond runs on Clay Street. Exit at Jones Street and walk two blocks south to California Street. The #1 California Bus Westbound runs on Sacramento Street. Exit Cushman Street and walk one block south to California Street.CABLE CAR
The California Street Cable Car runs east and west on California Street from Van Ness Avenue to Market Street. Traveling either direction, exit Taylor Street.
Located in Nob Hill, a beautiful and historic San Francisco neighborhood, the Masonic Center is surrounded by a variety of hotels and restaurants. The following hotel names are provided as a courtesy to UC Hastings students and their guests seeking accommodation for Commencement 2013. UC Hastings is not affiliated with these hotels and does not endorse or recommend these or any other hotel:
1. The Fairmont San Francisco Luxury Hotel
950 Mason St.
2. Huntington Hotel
1075 California St.
3. Mark Hopkins Intercontinental
999 California St.
4. Stanford Court
905 California St.