Note: The East Lansing Art Fair is May 18 and 19 so traffic and parking might more difficult. Please allow enough time for arrival.
Graduates should arrive no later than 11 a.m.
Ceremony begins at 1 p.m. and will last approximately 2 hours.
No tickets are required for the ceremony. Seating will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you or your guests need special accommodations to attend graduation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make sure to complete all of your paperwork by visiting the Graduation page (Student Services > Graduation) in the Cooley Portal.
Copy this URL [http://www.cooley.edu/graduation] and email to your family and friends. This page contains helpful links to information they will find useful in planning their trip and attending the ceremony.
A professional photographer will be taking pictures of graduates as they receive their diploma. Each graduate will be mailed a complimentary copy of his/her photo along with information on how to order additional copies.
The photographer will also be available immediately following the commencement ceremony for individual & family photo sessions. Caps and gowns will be made available for these photo opportunities.
The graduation ceremony will also be video recorded.
Composer: The Hon. Thomas E. Brennan, Founder and former Dean and President
The Cooley Alma Mater is sung at each graduation. Download the words for the Alma Mater.
Questions regarding the Graduation ceremony can be directed to the Student Services Office, 8th floor, Cooley Center, (517) 371-5140, ext. 2846 or email@example.com.
January 2013 Graduation
The Alfred Moore Class commencement was January 20, 2013 at the Breslin Center, East Lansing, MI.
Valedictory Speaker: Gabriel Berry
Guest Speaker - Founder, Former President, Dean Emeritus Hon. Thomas E. Brennan
September 2012 Graduation
The Bushrod Washington Class commencement was Sept. 23, 2012 at the Breslin Center, East Lansing, MI.