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The University of Michigan strives to ensure that all graduates and guests can participate fully in this program.
On commencement day, staff will be available throughout Michigan Stadium to assist anyone with disabilities. Accessible restrooms are located near all entrances.
Graduates or guests who have questions about parking, access, or special needs should call 734.647.7900 for further information.
Real-Time Captioning and Sign Language Interpretation
Graduates can request ASL seating for themselves or their guests during the ticket redemption process.
Accessible or Wheelchair Seating for Graduates & Guests
Graduates who use a wheelchair or have other mobility concerns can request wheelchair seating for themselves or their guests during the ticket redemption process.
U-M staff will also provide information on parking and participation in the graduate procession for graduates requesting wheelchair seating.
Guests with mobility concerns are eligible to sit in limited mobility seating rows that require minimal stair climbing. Limited mobility seating can be requested during the ticket redemption process.
Wheelchairs for use on commencement day may be rented at the following locations:
Advanced Medical Solutions
5333 McAuley Drive #1106
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
2355 East Stadium Boulevard
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Mitchell Home Care
2770 Carpenter Road #100
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
We recommend calling as early as possible to reserve a wheelchair.