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Tuesday, April 2 & Wednesday, April 3, 2024

 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, SVSU Bookstore


General Information

Attend the Grad Fair to pick up your cap and gown for commencement! There are many resources at the Grad Fair to help you through graduation and as an SVSU alum. You will be able to: purchase cords and stoles, buy graduation announcements, buy a class ring, have your photo taken in a cap and gown with Grad Images, learn about alumni benefits, and be entered into a giveaway for a free diploma cover!


If you cannot attend the Grad Fair, you will be able to pick up your cap and gown from the SVSU Bookstore anytime before the Commencement ceremony.

Yes, you can have a friend or family member pick up your cap and gown. They will need your name and your student ID number.

Masters and Doctorate degrees cannot wear cords during the commencement ceremony, as they will be wearing hoods.

If you got your photo taken with Grad Images, you can contact them about how to receive your photos at 800-261-2576 or email them HERE.

Yes, you can exchange your cap and gown for a different size at the SVSU Bookstore anytime up until commencement.

Graduation Checklist

Graduates can be sure that they have everything needed to make graduation go smoothly. Download the May2024 Graduation Checklist (44KB)now to know all of the dates, forms, and information needed from now until walking across the stage on May 11, 2024.


graduate merch on a table at the SVSU bookstore

graduates trying on cap and gown

handing graduate their cap and gown


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Wickes Hall 151

Alumni Relations
Wickes Hall 160

SVSU Bookstore
Curtiss Hall