Grad Fair

Spring Grad Fair

DATE TBD, ground floor of the Michigan Union
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

At the Grad Fair, you can purchase your cap and gown as well as class rings, graduate portraits, announcements, and frames. There will be a raffle giving away free academic attire and additional discounts will be available as well.


Wednesday through Friday of both weeks (shown above), academic attire, ring and announcement representatives will be able to answer your questions from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

At the University Bookstore at the Union, academic attire for bachelor’s and master’s may be purchased March 5 to May 4. Ph.D. rentals are available starting March 5 to April 20 (after this date size or availability is not guaranteed). Ph.D. custom attire may be purchased at any time and requires four to six weeks for delivery.  Rentals will need to be returned no later than May 4.

Graduation Extravaganza for undergraduate students

March 12-16 and April 9-13
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Student Publications Building at 420 Maynard Street

During this University-sponsored event, special discounts will be offered on all graduation items. Students will be able to purchase caps and gowns, the 2017-2018 Michiganensian Yearbook, U-M class rings, graduation announcements, and diploma frames. For more information, visit the Michiganensian website.

Other Events

Ulrich’s Bookstore Graduation Fair
9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday

Graduation apparel and diploma frames are available.  Representatives from Herff Jones will be in the store with specials on class rings and can assist with ordering announcements at this time.