Spring 2017 Undergraduate Convocation

Date/Time: Friday, May 5, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location: Breslin Student Events Center, East Lansing, MI

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Spring and summer semester candidates for the baccalaureate degree are invited to attend the spring (undergraduate) convocation and the Eli Broad College of Business commencement ceremony.

Throughout the world, convocations are ceremonies providing University communities the opportunity to celebrate and mark important occasions in their history and in the lives of their students. The spring undergraduate convocation for all graduating seniors is Friday, May 5, 2017. The ceremony is one hour long. Admission tickets are not required. Family and additional guests may sit in the general seating areas on a first-come, first-served basis.

President Lou Anna K. Simon presides over this ceremony. The ceremony features guest speaker, Kirk Gibson, to deliver the keynote commencement address and a graduating senior to deliver the Class of 2017 student address. The ceremony also includes the recognition of the Board of Trustees Award recipients, national and international scholarship/fellowship recipients, Honors College graduates, a “thank you” to Senior Class Council, and the recognition of all MSU graduates.

For more information on shuttle schedules, disability accommodations, etc., please visit commencement.msu.edu.