Office of the Provost
Wilson Hall, Room 205
371 Wilson Boulevard
Rochester, MI 48309-4486
(248) 370-2190
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Saturday, December 16, 2017

9:00 a.m. Undergraduate Ceremony: College of Arts & Sciences, School of Engineering & Computer Science, and Bachelor of Integrative Studies

1:00 p.m.  Graduate Ceremony: Masters and Doctoral - University-wide

5:00 p.m. Undergraduate Ceremony: Schools of Business Administration, Education & Human Services, Health Sciences, and Nursing


Congratulations! By completing your degree (make sure you have followed the steps to apply for graduation) at Oakland University, you have reached a significant milestone in your life. We salute you on your accomplishments and wish you well on your future endeavors. Your dedicated hard work in the pursuit of knowledge and professional qualifications will now shape your future as you face the challenges of a changing world. Even though you are making this transition, you will forever remain part of the Oakland University community. 


Thursday April 27, Friday April 28, and Saturday April 29, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017
4:00 p.m. – Doctoral & Masters Ceremony, University-Wide

Friday, April 28, 2017
Undergraduate Ceremonies

9:00 a.m. - School Health Sciences, School of Nursing, & Bachelor of Integrative Studies

2:00 p.m. - Schools of Business Administration, Education and Human Services, & Engineering and Computer Science

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Undergraduate Ceremonies

10:00 a.m. - College of Arts and Sciences (Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work & Criminal Justice; Psychology; Political Science; Music, Theatre & Dance; Art & Art History; Modern Languages & Literature; Philosophy; Religious Studies; Writing & Rhetoric; Women & Gender Studies)

3:00 p.m. - College of Arts and Sciences (Communications & Journalism; Biology; Chemistry; Environmental Science; English; History; International Studies; Liberal Studies; Mathematics & Statistics; Physics; Linguistics; any others not directly assigned)

Please invite your family and friends to help you celebrate by attending your commencement ceremony. Note: Tickets are required (for anyone aged three and older) for entrance into commencement. Anyone without a ticket can watch a live stream of the ceremony in the Oakland Center.

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