Prohibited Items in the Alerus Center during Spring Commencement

• Bags larger than 8.5 x 5.5

• Outside food or beverage, alcohol, bottles or cans

• Selfie Sticks or telescopic devices

• Aerosol cans or noisemaking devices

• Drones (UAS-Unmanned Aircraft Systems) or other model aircraft

• Animals (unless a service animal)

• Weapons (guns, firearms, ammunition, nightsticks, nunchucks, stun guns/tasers)

• Knives, brass knuckles, billy clubs, blackjacks, kubatons

• Self Defense Sprays/Pepper Spray

• Explosives

• Fuels (torches, lighter fluid)

• Tools

• Razor-Type Blades (box cutters, razor blades, scissors)

• Hazardous Items (chemicals, paints, thinners)

• Laser pointing devices

• Glass vases

• Balloons

• Nail Clippers

• Hoverboards and skateboards

• Umbrellas

• Any other items deemed inappropriate for specific events

Prohibited items cannot be stored or held at the entrance points, security base or guest services.


If you have any questions, please contact us at UND.commencement@UND.edu or visit the Commencement webpage.

Office of Ceremonies & University Events
University of North Dakota