Accessibility

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 email [email protected] or call 734.647.7900 for further information.

 

Real-Time Captioning and Sign Language Interpretation

Real-time closed captioning will be provided onsite for all guests to view.
Please use this form to request ASL seating for graduates and/or guests: Spring Commencement 2024 Accessible Ticket Request.
Note: The form can only be completed by those with a UMich email address. Limit one response per email address. The deadline for submission is Friday, April 12, 2024.

Accessible or Wheelchair Seating for Graduates & Guests

Please use this form to request wheelchair seating for graduates and/or guests: Spring Commencement 2024 Accessible Ticket Request.
Note: The form can only be completed by those with a UMich email address. Limit one response per email address. The deadline for submission is Friday, April 12, 2024.

U-M staff will also provide information on parking and participation in the graduate procession for graduates requesting wheelchair seating.

Limited Mobility

Guests with mobility concerns are eligible to sit in limited mobility seating rows that require minimal stair climbing. Please use this form to request limited mobility seating for graduates and/or guests: Spring Commencement 2024 Accessible Ticket Request.
Note: The form can only be completed by those with a UMich email address. Limit one response per email address. The deadline for submission is Friday, April 12, 2024.

 

Wheelchair Rental

Wheelchairs for use on commencement day may be rented at the following locations:

Advanced Medical Solutions
5333 McAuley Drive #1106
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
(734) 528-2522

Mitchell Home Care
2770 Carpenter Road #100
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
(734) 477-0202

Wheelchairs are not provided at Michigan Stadium on commencement day. We recommend calling as early as possible to reserve a wheelchair.

Religious Accommodation

For graduates or guests requiring religious accommodation on commencement day, please email [email protected].