Grad Expo provides an opportunity for students who will complete thieir degree requirements in Winter 2013 or Spring/Summer 2013 and plan on participating in the May 2013 Commencement ceremonies to take care of all their commencement needs at one time.
(Ph.D./Ed.D. candidates must check with the Graduate School or College of Education for exact requirements needed in order to participate in the May 2013 Commencement ceremonies. Spring/Summer Ph.D. candidates are not eligible to participate in the May 2013 Commencement ceremony.)
At Grad Expo graduates may confirm their eligibility for participation, pick up their required graduate access pass for admission to Ford Field, receive guest tickets (each graduate may receive up to 15 guest tickets), purchase cap and gown, speak with a representative from the Registrar's Office with diploma questions, receive information from the WSU Alumni Association, speak with a Financial Aid representative, etc.
Grad Expo takes place at the Welcome Center and Barnes and Noble. Graduate access passes and guest tickets may be picked up at the Welcome Center. Caps and gowns may be purchased at Barnes and Noble. Announcements, rings and diploma frames may also be ordered at Barnes and Noble.
Students must have completed an online degree application to be eligible to pick up access passes and guest tickets. Photo ID and signature is required before passes and tickets will be released. Students may receive a maximum of (15) guest tickets. Children age 2 and under do not require a ticket.
For more information about Grad Expo, please contact the Commencement Office at 313-577-2414 or visit the Commencement Web site at www.commencement.wayne.edu.