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THINK Global School Commencement 2018

Soon-to-be-Graduates Transport to Graduation
Please be ready to depart the student res at 3:45 pm (this has been changed from 3 pm) on June 6.  You will be going up to the venue early to do a walk through of the ceremony.  There are no showers at the venue.  If you are worried about sweating, you can bring your graduation outfit in a bag to change into.  You will have about 1.5 hours to get ready at the venue before the ceremony starts and there will be a space to change, do hair, and makeup.
 
Transportation for Guests to Graduation on June 6
There are 3 ways that guests can arrive to the ceremony.  The ceremony is located at the Palacio de Oriol located at Cristobal de Murrieta Hiribidea, 27, 48980 Santurce, Vizcaya.  The below directions are if you are staying in the Bilbao Center area.
 
Train
Take the C1 line from Bilbao station to Santurtzi the venue is located at the Peñota stop.  The below 2 trains leave from Abando at 5:18 and 5:48 pm and arrive at Peñota at 5:38 and 6:08 pm.  The ride is 20 min. long. 
 
C1 17:1817:3820min.
C1 17:4818:0820min.
 
Metro 
Black line to Santurtzi stop at Peñota
 
Taxi
30 euros more or less one way
 
Below is a walking map of the train (red) and metro (blue) to the venue.  
 
 
Transportation for Guests back from graduation
Train 
Train line #1 to Bilbao
Last departure is 11:23 PM 
 
Metro
Peñota station to Basuri
Abando stop (will put you in Bilbao Center)
Last departure 11 pm 
 
Bus (across the street from the venue)
San Juan Station to Bilbao
Abando stop will put you in Bilbao Center
Bus runs every 30 min on the hour and half hour until 1 am
 
Cab
30 euros more or less one way
 
 
Cocktail/Ceremony
As of now, both the Cocktail Hour and Ceremony are scheduled to be outdoors. Due to the weather, we will make the call to bring the events inside if it rains, this information will be posted on the Commencement webpage here.  
 
 
Dinner
This year dinner will be served family style.  The service will begin after the ceremony is over so please make your way inside the venue to a table of your liking, there are no assigned seats. 
 
 
Alcohol
Please note that the venue has a strict alcohol policy and no person under the age of 18 will be allowed to consume any alcohol.  If you plan to drink please be sure to bring your ID to show proof of age.  

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