Winter Commencement

Celebrating the class of 2024!

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

Sunday, December 15, 2024
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.

All graduates who would like to attend the ceremony must redeem a graduate ticket. Online ticketing is now closed. For questions regarding graduation eligibility, check the commencement eligibility page.

All graduates and guests entering the arena along with their belongings are subject to search. Guests are encouraged to travel lightly to expedite their entry into the facility.

Be sure to check the permitted and prohibited items lists before arriving at Crisler Center.

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 [email protected] or (734) 647-7900.