WHAT: More than 3,000 students will conclude 2021 as graduates of Wayne State University and will have an opportunity to participate in a series of in-person commencement ceremonies.
WHEN: The ceremonies will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 13 and at 9 a.m., 2 p.m., and 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 14. See below for a full commencement ceremony schedule. Each ceremony will last approximately one hour. Media planning to attend the ceremonies must RSVP by emailing Katie McMillan at firstname.lastname@example.org
WHERE: The Fox Theatre, 2211 Woodward Avenue, Detroit
SAFETY: All guests will be required to complete the Guest Screener prior to arrival and show proof of vaccination prior to being admitted to the theater. All graduates and guests will be required to wear a mask in the theatre.
STREAMING: A livestream of the celebrations will be available for viewing on the commencement website during each ceremony.
Monday, Dec. 13 commencement ceremony schedule:
Ceremony I – 7 p.m.
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Tuesday, Dec. 14 commencement ceremony schedule:
Ceremony II - 9 a.m.
Mike Ilitch School of Business
School of Social Work
Ceremony III – 2 p.m.
College of Engineering
College of Education
Ceremony IV – 7 p.m.
College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts
School of Information Sciences
School of Medicine (Ph.D./master’s)
College of Nursing
Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences