Important Dates & Deadlines


March 5, 2024
Deadline for ordering regalia (cap, gown, hood, tassel)

To walk at commencement, all graduates must wear full regalia, including a cap, hood, gown, and tassel. Learn more here.


April 22, 2024
GradFest
12-2 p.m. and 5-7 p.m.

GradFest is a must for all graduating seniors. This is where you will pick up your tickets, cap, gown, hood, stools, and all other commencement-related items. It's also a great time to ask questions and celebrate your accomplishments. You can learn more here.


May 9, 2024
Toast to the Tassel
6-8 p.m. at Brookby

Toast to the Tassel includes a wine tasting with food pairings. This event is free for members of the Class of 2024. Registration (TBD) in advance is required for this event.


2024 Date TBD
Senior Awards Ceremony
This event is by invitation only. The Provost's Office will contact the senior award recipients in late March.


May 11, 2024
Baccalaureate Mass
10 a.m. at the Cathedral of Saint Andrew


301 Sheldon Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI


May 11, 2024
Class of 2023 Commencement Ceremony
2 p.m. at Sturrus Sports and Fitness Center


1700 Fulton St. E, Grand Rapids, MI