ALL Michigan State University degree candidates who attend the commencement ceremony are recognized individually for their academic achievement. Many degree candidates and their families and friends participate. Commencement is a joyous occasion. Thank you for joining us.


Spring Semester 2015 Commencement Schedule


BOB CHAPEK will ADDRESS UNDERGRADUATES, 1 p.m., Friday, May 8, Spring Convocation, Jack Breslin Students Events Center. Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts and an MSU Alumnus, Mr. Chapek will receive an honorary doctorate of business. Also at this ceremony are Carlotta Walls LaNier, President, Little Rock Nine Foundation, and MSU Alumnus, who will receive an honorary doctorate of laws, and Daniel Loepp, President and CEO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, who will receive an honorary doctorate of Business.

ANDREW LIVERIS will ADDRESS ADVANCED DEGREE CANDIDATES, 3:30 p.m., Friday, May 8, Advanced Degree Commencement Ceremony, Jack Breslin Student Events Center. Chairman and CEO of The Dow Chemical Co., Mr. Liveris will receive an honorary doctorate of engineering.  

Commencement Ceremonies on the Web for Viewing

Photos of Graduates

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