May 2016 Commencement
Friday, May 6 and Saturday, May 7
Location: Ewigleben Sports Complex
Friday, May 6
3:30 p.m. (Convocation Center doors open at 2:30 p.m.)
7 p.m. (Convocation Center doors open at 6 p.m.)
All students who walk in May will receive six (6) tickets.
The Commencement office and College Commencement Coordinators do not distribute extra tickets. Lost tickets will not be replaced.
Guests without tickets may watch the ceremony via a live stream on the Commencement website or from the alternative viewing room located in the Ewigleben Sports Complex, where the ceremony can be viewed on a large screen.
Saturday, May 7
9:00 a.m. (Convocation Center doors open at 8 a.m.)
12:30 p.m.(Convocation Center doors open at 11:30 a.m.)
4 p.m. (Convocation Center doors open at 3 p.m.)
Students graduating in Ferris Statewide (Off-Campus Locations) & Online Students who wish to participate in the Big Rapids ceremony will walk with their affiliated college. If you are interested in attending a ceremony please contact your college's Commencement Coordinator. More information is available by following this link.
The Michigan College of Optometry, the College of Pharmacy, and the Doctorate in Community College Leadership only participate in May Commencement Ceremonies.