GradFest is a traditional event held before Commencement celebrating students' success. Join the celebration while you pick up your cap and gown, and visit all of the exhibitors, enjoy a slice of cake, and pick up your graduation gift from the Alumni Association.
Make sure to have your student ID ready when you are at GradFest!
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Pere Marquette Room (2204KC)
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday, December 1, 2016
DeVos, Hager-Lubbers Exhibition Hall
10:00 am – 6:30 pm
Caps and Gowns
Advance orders and measurements are not necessary.
Special promotional pricing for GradFest:
Bachelors: $28.50 (tax included)
Masters: $54.00 (tax included)
Cash, check, or credit cards are accepted.
After GradFest, caps and gowns can be purchased at the LakerStore on either campus and the prices will increase to:
Bachelors: $31.80 (tax included)
Masters: $60.90 (tax included)
There will be a professional photographer on site so come dressed to take a professional photograph in your cap & gown or grab your friends for a group picture! You can purchase photos for $1 at GradFest or purchase later on Heather Dixon Photography.
Get a FREE patriotic cord!
GVSU students who:
a) served in the US Armed Forces;
b) shall complete all degree requirements for Winter or Spring/Summer 2016; and
c) will be attending Commencement at Van Andel Arena on Saturday, April 30th.
Anyone who meets these requirements are eligible to obtain a red, white, and blue recognition cord at GradFest, or from the Dean of Students Office after GradFest.
The GVSU Laker Store will be offering a 20% discount on Alumni apparel at GradFest.
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