Winter Commencement

Celebrating the class of 2023!

Please refer to this website regularly over the next few months to ensure you are receiving the most up-to-date information.

Sunday, December 17, 2023
Crisler Center

12:30 p.m. Crisler Center opens for graduate entry via Gate 1 of Michigan Stadium | 2:00 p.m. Ceremony begins

At the University of Michigan, Winter Commencement is a festive, campus-wide event where undergraduates and masters degree recipients process onto the stage, PhD candidates process across the stage, and honorary degrees are conferred.

If you are an undergraduate who would like to attend the ceremony, please register using the form. Graduate students who are eligible for graduation will receive an invitation with a link to register at the end of November. For questions regarding graduation eligibility, check the commencement eligibility page.

It’s our goal to make this a truly memorable day for you—and those who supported you along the way. If you have any questions or concerns that are not answered on this site please contact the Office of University and Development Events at or (734) 647-7900.