We look forward to seeing you!
Be sure to ...
- Check out the 2019 Family Information Guide, which will help you navigate Commencement Week.
- Download the 2019 Commencement Processional and Graduate Seating Chart.
- Check out the 2019 Reception Map
- Check out gifts that are available for purchase now or on the day of Commencement.
Commencement Day Breakfast — May 18, 2019
Prince Conference Center
Speaker: Prof. Dave Warners
Registration now closed ($15)
Honors Convocation — May 17, 2019
Covenant Fine Arts Center
Lodging is available in the residence halls on Friday, May 17, and Saturday, May 18. Each suite features two bedrooms and a shared bathroom. Each of the two bedrooms has two twin-sized beds (up to 4 guests per suite); all of the rooms are designated as non-smoking. Bed linens and towels are furnished.
The price per suite of $50 per night includes a continental breakfast in the Knollcrest Dining Hall on the mornings of May 18 and 19.
Parents: you are invited to attend the Commencement Day Breakfast held on Saturday, May 18 in the Prince Conference Center. Please note that the Commencement Day Breakfast requires registration and is not included in the price of staying overnight in the residence halls.
Advance reservations for Commencement Weekend Lodging are available. Register Here.
Check in at the Kalsbeek-Huizenga-vanReken residence hall to receive your room assignment and keys. (follow signs on campus; campus map)
Check-in starts at 4 p.m. on Friday, May 17. Check out ends by 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 19.
The registration desk is open:
Friday, May 17: 4 p.m.–midnight
Saturday, May 18: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. & 4–10 p.m.
Sunday, May 19: 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Please contact Event Services if you will be arriving between midnight on Friday and 9 a.m. on Saturday.
See Experience Grand Rapids for hotel listings.