Information for Visitors

Brandeis graduate and parents

Area Hotels

A listing of more than two dozen hotels in and around Waltham.
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Campus Dining Options

A schedule of dining locations open on Commencement Weekend. 
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Area Restaurants

A listing of restaurants in and around Waltham.
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Brandeis Bookstore

The Brandeis Bookstore is located on the first floor of the Shapiro Campus Center and online at

During Commencement weekend, the bookstore will have extended hours:

Friday, May 19
9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 20
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday, May 21
7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Commencement Flowers

Flowers will be available for purchase at Gosman Sports and Convocation Center on Commencement day. You may also pre-order flowers for Commencement day beginning in December.