The University of Michigan-Dearborn holds a commencement ceremony once per year in April/May. Students who have graduated or completed a Degree/Diploma application for the Fall term prior to the ceremony, the Winter term of the ceremony, or the Summer term after the ceremony are eligible to participate in commencement. Students who will complete in a term not eligible for participation may petition the Office of the Registrar for an exception.
If you have not completed a Degree/Diploma Application, please visit Applying to Graduate for more information.
Students completing a Certificate only are not eligible to participate in Commencement.