Tickets

Special note to graduates and families

Only a few extra tickets for the four April 30 commencement ceremonies are available. The only way to secure those tickets is though the Miller Auditorium box office, and they will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis beginning Friday, April 29. Eligible students may receive up to two additional tickets, if available. Student photo identification will be required. Guests without tickets may view the ceremony on a large screen in Room 1028 of nearby Brown Hall.

Each guest must have a ticket to watch the ceremony. We regret restricting admittance to the ceremony, but seating in Miller auditorium is limited. After each ticketed guests has been seated, those without tickets will be seated if seating is available. Guests without tickets may view the ceremony on a large screen in Brown Hall, room 1028.

Please note that we are unable to accommodate children accompanying the graduate through the ceremony. Guests of the graduates must view the processional and ceremony in Miller Auditorium.

Reserving tickets

Students may reserve their guests’ tickets online by logging into GoWMU and clicking on "Graduation Ceremony RSVP" under "Academic Services" or by calling the Registrar's Office at (269) 387-4300.

Graduates can receive up to four guest tickets and they need to RSVP by Thursday, April 14.

picking up tickets

For students who have RSVP'd, tickets will be available for pickup:

  • April 18 - 28:   Buster's  WMU Bookstore Shops (located in the Bernhard Center)
  • April 29 - 30:   Miller Auditorium box office 

Extra tickets

Extra tickets may be available on a first come first served basis only beginning Friday, April 29 at the Miller Auditorium box office.

  • Eligible students will receive up to two additional tickets, if available.
  • Student photo identification will be required.