Each guest must have a ticket to watch the ceremony. We regret restricting admittance to the ceremony, but seating in Miller auditorium is limited. After each ticketed guests has been seated, those without tickets will be seated if seating is available. Guests without tickets may view the ceremony on a large screen in Brown Hall, room 2028.

Please note that we are unable to accommodate children accompanying the graduate through the ceremony. Guests of the graduates must view the processional and ceremony in Miller Auditorium.

Reserving tickets

Students may reserve their guests’ tickets online by logging into GoWMU and clicking on "Graduation Ceremony RSVP" under "Academic Services" or by calling the Registrar's Office at (269) 387-4300.

Graduates can receive up to four guest tickets if they RSVP by Thursday, April 13.

picking up tickets

For students who have RSVP'd, tickets will be available for pickup:

  • April 17 - 27:   Buster's  WMU Bookstore Shops (located in the Bernhard Center)
  • April 28 - 29:   Miller Auditorium box office 

Extra tickets

Extra tickets may be available on a first come first served basis only beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, April 28 at the Miller Auditorium box office.

  • Eligible graduates will receive up to two additional tickets, if available.
  • Student photo identification will be required.