Frequently Asked Questions

  • When will 2020-21 commencement ceremonies be rescheduled?

    Western will commemorate the success of 2020-21 graduates during an in-person commencement celebration on Saturday, Oct. 2, at 2 p.m. The event will take place in Waldo Stadium. For those unable to attend, the event will be livestreamed.

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  • What is the plan for fall 2021 commencement?
    Fall commencement is scheduled to take place on Saturday, December 18. More information will be announced in the coming weeks. Please contact the Registrar's Office at (269) 387-4300 with questions.
  • Is regalia available for purchase?

    Bachelor's and master's regalia are in stock and may be purchased from the WMU Bookstore shops during regular business hours. Regalia may also be ordered online and shipped to a home address. GPA honor cords are available upon request for eligible graduates. Please direct questions to the WMU Bookstore at (269) 387-3930. 

    Please direct questions regarding doctoral regalia to the WMU Bookstore at (269) 387-3930.