Office of Communications
22 Chambers St.
Princeton, New Jersey 08542
Telephone 609-258-3601; Fax 609-258-1301

For immediate release: May 14, 2004
Media contact: Patricia Allen, (609) 258-6108, pallen@princeton.edu

ATTENTION: Education reporters, assignment editors and photo desks

Media advisory: Princeton Commencement to be held June 1

PRINCETON, N.J. -- Reporters and photojournalists who wish to register for media credentials for Princeton University's 2004 Commencement exercises on Tuesday, June 1, must call the University's Office of Communications no later than noon Wednesday, May 26, to request credentials.

Media credentials will be available for distribution from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, May 24, through Thursday, May 27, in the communications office at 22 Chambers St., Princeton. Journalists who do not pre-register and pick-up credentials will be required to check in at 9 a.m. the day of the event and will be informed if they may gain admittance to the ceremony. Reserved seating is available for journalists who have registered in advance.

The Commencement program begins with the academic procession at 10:20 a.m. on the front campus on Nassau Street. Members of the media must be seated by 10:15 a.m.

To request credentials, please call (609) 258-3601 between 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or send an e-mail to commpro@princeton.edu. For more information on Commencement, visit http://www.princeton.edu/~vp/commencement or contact Patty Allen at (609) 258-6108.


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