Media Information



Thank you for your interest in covering the Tuskegee University Commencement and Pre-Commencement Ceremonies


All media – reporters, photographers, videographers, bloggers – interested in covering Tuskegee University Commencement and Pre-Commencement activities must request media credentials.

Commencement Coverage:
  • Tuskegee’s Summer Commencement ceremony will be held Friday, August 1, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. CST at the Tuskegee University Chapel
  • The commencement speaker will be 
Media Credentials for the Commencement Activities:
  • Please submit credential request using the Media Credential Form
  • Credentials can be picked up in person on the day of the event
  • Logistic details will be forwarded to media 

Photo, Video, Speech Request:
  • To request hi-resolution photographs and/or copies of the commencement speeches/excerpts, contact Teri Sumbry at 334-339-1928 or tsumbry@mytu.tuskegee.edu.
  • To request video footage from the ceremonies; contact Chris Renegar at crenegar@mytu.tuskegee.edu.

Credential Pick Up:
  • Tuskegee University, Office of Communications, Marketing and Public Relations, 2nd Floor, Kresge Center

Media Parking:
  • Media may park in the parking lot behind the Chapel or appropriate parking spaces near the Chapel. Parking passes may be picked up with credentials. CLICK HERE to request media credentials.