Important Dates and Deadlines

March 3, 2023
Deadline for ordering regalia (cap, gown, hood, tassel)
 All graduates are required to wear full regalia which consists of a cap, hood, gown, and tassel in order to walk at commencement.
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April 17, 2023

Noon-2 p.m. or 5-7 p.m.
Wege Ballroom

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

Thursday, May 11, 2023 at 5-8:30 p.m.
Toast to the Tassel
Toast to the Tassel includes a wine tasting with food pairings. This event is free for members of the Class of 2023. Advance registration is required. Learn more here.

Friday, May 12, 2023 at 7-9 p.m.
Senior Awards Ceremony
Wege Ballroom
(This event is by invite only. The Provost Office will reach out to the senior award recipients in late March.)

Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 10 a.m.
Baccalaureate Mass
Cathedral of Saint Andrew
301 Sheldon Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI
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Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 2 p.m.
Class of 2023 Commencement Ceremony
Sturrus Sports and Fitness Center
1700 Fulton St. E, Grand Rapids, MI
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