Eastern Michigan University to host two spring commencement ceremonies – April 30

A graduate facing the crowd at the commencement ceremony with a bow on her mortarboard.
(EMU file photo)

YPSILANTI – Eastern Michigan University will convene to celebrate its 2022 spring graduates with an in-person commencement ceremony. More than 1,700 students are eligible to participate in spring commencement ceremonies at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 30 at the George Gervin GameAbove Center.

Graduates from the College of Business, GameAbove College of Engineering & Technology, and the College of Health & Human Services will participate in the 9:30 a.m. ceremony. Graduates from the College of Arts & Sciences, Individualized Studies, and the College of Education will participate in the 1:30 p.m. ceremony. 

The spring commencement ceremonies will be held in person, and a live stream link will also be available on the Commencement home page on the day of the event. Attendees are asked to follow the University’s safety protocols which require face masks worn by all individuals while inside the George Gervin GameAbove Center regardless of vaccination status.

Summer commencement ceremonies will be held on Aug. 13, 2022, for students who will complete their degree requirements during the summer of 2022.  Students who graduated in April 2020, December 2020, and April 2021 will also be invited to participate in the August ceremonies.  Additional information regarding the August Commencement will be posted at a later date.

For more information, visit EMU’s commencement page.

About Eastern Michigan University

Founded in 1849, Eastern is the second oldest public university in Michigan. It currently serves more than 15,000 students pursuing undergraduate, graduate, specialist, doctoral and certificate degrees in the arts, sciences and professions. In all, more than 300 majors, minors and concentrations are delivered through the University's Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering and Technology; Health and Human Services; and, its graduate school. EMU is regularly recognized by national publications for its excellence, diversity, and commitment to applied education. For more information about Eastern Michigan University, visit the University's website.

April 13, 2022

Written by:
Brittany Mobley

Brittany Mobley