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Accessibility 

Coastal Carolina University is committed to ensuring its facilities, programs, and services are accessible to everyone. Listed below are the available accommodations and resources for the commencement ceremonies. If you require additional services or have questions, please contact the Office of Special Events, at 843-349-2517 or specialevents@coastal.edu, so that we can coordinate any accommodations needed. Our top priority is an enjoyable experience for all of our guests.  

Student Requests 

Students requiring accommodations for the University Commencement Ceremony and/or their College Ceremony should email graduation@coastal.edu.

Accessible Seating

Accessible seating will be available at both Brooks Stadium and the HTC Center and will be marked by blue and white tape. Due to high demand, patrons using accessible seating may have one companion accompany them in the accessible seating areas. As space permits, families and friends are welcomed to sit near or behind individuals using accessible seating. However, it is important to note that accessible seating areas, like all commencement seating, are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Event staff will be available to assist guests with accessible seating prior to and during the ceremonies.

Accessible Parking and Mobility Assistance

Accessible parking for the University Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 7, at 9 a.m. will be located in the QQ lot next to Brooks Stadium. A handicap placard will be required in order to gain access to this lot. Campus Map »

Accessible parking for the College Ceremonies at the HTC Center will be located in the AA lot next to the HTC Center. A handicap placard will be required in order to gain access to this lot. Campus Map »

Wheelchairs

Wheelchairs will not be available on-campus; however, below is a list of local vendors who provide the following rental equipment: wheelchairs, scooters, and other mobility devices. The prices and length of rentals vary and rentals may need to be picked up from the vendor. Please call the vendor directly to ensure accurate pricing and rental information.

Wheelchair & Scooter Rentals of Myrtle Beach »
1325 Celebrity Circle – Inside Broadway at the Beach
Myrtle Beach, SC
843-446-8723
wcsrmb1@gmail.com

Medi-Home Care »
4711 US Highway 17 Bypass South
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
843-293-2122

The Mobility Center of the Grand Strand »
7741 North Kings Highway, Suite C
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
843-692-8001