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The date of the Physics Commencement coincides with the date of the University’s Spring Commencement; usually the Friday before Commencement. The 2017 Commencement Ceremony will be held on Friday, April 28th, 2017.

Where is the Physics commencement?

The Physics Commencement Ceremony and Reception is held in 337 and 340 West Hall

When will I receive information about commencement?

Invitations are sent out to graduating physics students and their families in March. 

What if I apply late for graduation?

Please stop by Physics Student Services (1440 Randall Lab; M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m.) or e-mail to receive an invitation.

What if I graduated in December or will graduate in August?

All physics students that graduated in December or are graduating in May or August are welcome to attend the ceremony and reception.

Do I need to RSVP?

Yes, please RSVP to Kayla Dombrowski, Undergraduate Coordinator at 734.936.0659 or

How many guests are allowed per graduate?

Students may invite as many people as they wish; however, because of the size of our venue, seats will be limited. Please indicate the number of guests by the RSVP deadline. 

What is the dress code?

Business Casual; please no jeans.

What about parking?

Parking is available at the Church Street Structure and Forest Street Structure (Corner of South University and Church Street).

Is photography allowed?

Yes, photography is allowed.