Graduate & Guest Checklists

Here’s everything you need to know—and do—to assure an enjoyable, glitch-free commencement day.

Graduate Checklist

As an upcoming grad, here’s what you need to know, and do, to assure an enjoyable, glitch-free commencement day.

Guest Checklist

If you’re planning to attend commencement in Ann Arbor, start by checking out the local Visitors’ Bureau website for information on hotels and restaurants. It’s advisable to make reservations as early as possible. The following checklist will help assure that you have an enjoyable and memorable day with your graduate:

Commencement Brunch

Register to attend Commencement Brunch hosted by Conference & Event Services in conjunction with M|Dining and M|Catering.

Date: April 29, 2023
Locations: Michigan Union and Pierpont Commons


  • Brunch begins immediately following the Spring Commencement ceremony. Check in ends at 1:30pm and the Buffet ends at 2:30pm.
  • $25 per adult, $12.50 per child under 10, children 5 and under are free. Commencement brunch is a prepaid activity. A 20% gratuity and 6% sales tax is automatically added to your bill.
  • This relaxed-style buffet brunch includes breakfast and lunch items, and desserts.
  • Major credit cards are accepted. Cancellations must be received by no later than 11:30am on Monday, April 24, 2023. Cancellations received after that time are non-refundable.