Important Graduation Information

Fall (December 2020) Graduates:
On Friday, December 11 at 7 p.m. all graduates, families, and supporters can join us for our virtual Graduate Celebration via Facebook or YouTube. Links will be shared closer to the event and on this website.


Regalia - Gown, cap, tassel, etc.

Visit GVSU’s Oakhall Order Form Online to purchase your regalia.  

Visit GVSU Laker Store Website to order any other graduation mementos.



Graduates and their supporters have the opportunity to purchase specific Commencement items to make the experience even more memorable by visiting our Mementos page.

A group of students celebrating at Commencement.

A group photo taken at GradFest

A graduation cap with the words "Laker for a Lifetime"

Commencement is coordinated by the Office of Student Life, which is a department of the Division of Student Affairs of Grand Valley State University.