• WMU President John M. Dunn presides over the summer 2012 ceremonies.
  • Commencement events
  • WMU granted degrees to nearly 1,500 students during summer commencement ceremonies
  • Commencement events

Special note to graduates and families

Only a few extra tickets for the four April 30 commencement ceremonies are available. The only way to secure those tickets is though the Miller Auditorium box office, and they will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis beginning Friday, April 29. Eligible students may receive up to two additional tickets, if available. Student photo identification will be required. Guests without tickets may view the ceremony on a large screen in Room 1028 of nearby Brown Hall.

Western Michigan University will be celebrating the accomplishments of our graduates at the commencement ceremonies on Saturday, April 30 in Miller Auditorium.

Time College
9 a.m.   College of Aviation
College of Education and Human Development
Extended University Programs
12:30 p.m.   College of Fine Arts
College of Health and Human Services
3:30 p.m.   Haworth College of Business
College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
 7 p.m.    College of Arts and Sciences

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