Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from Ferris State University!
As a Statewide and Online student, you have the option to participate in a special commencement ceremony in Flint. The Ferris Commencement in Flint takes place in conjunction with Mott Community College.
Saturday, May 4, 2019
Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center
3501 Lapeer Rd.
Flint, Michigan 48503
If you plan to participate in Flint Commencement, please RSVP by calling our office at (810) 762-0461 no later than April 5, 2018.
Graduates must stay for the entire graduation ceremony. Please plan on arriving no later than 1:30 p.m. and staying until the ceremony has completed.
All seats are available on a first-come basis to families and guests. There are no tickets for Flint Graduation. A map to the Event Center is available by following this link.
Caps and Gowns
All candidates walking in the ceremonies must wear the traditional regalia (cap, gown, and tassel). More information regarding ordering your caps, gowns and announcements is available on the commencement website.
Please note: You do not need to drive to Big Rapids to order regalia. You may call the bookstore at (231) 591-2607 and request that your regalia (cap, gown, tassel and hood if applicable) be shipped to you (a shipping fee will apply).
Your diploma will be mailed to you approximately six (6) weeks after the completion of your degree requirements. You will receive a confirmation email sent to your ferris.edu email address from Ferris Diploma Status the day the diploma is mailed.