Commencement

December 2023 and spring/Summer 2024 Graduates: Complete the 2024 Commencement and Exhibition Media and Info Submission Form

Help us facilitate your participation in the 2024 Commencement ceremony and online Annual Student Exhibition! Be sure to complete the Commencement and Exhibition Media and Info Form by the following deadlines: 

  • Undergraduate students: February 29, 2024
  • Graduate Students: March 21, 2024
Have questions? Reach out to KCAD Content Coordinator Kyle Austin at [email protected].

Commencement Ceremony

WHEN:
Saturday, May 4, 2024 / 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

WHERE:
Forest Hills Fine Arts Center
600 Forest Hills Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

KCAD is proud to honor the graduating classes of December 2023 and spring/summer 2024 in a Commencement ceremony. This ceremony will also be live streamed on the KCAD website and main Facebook page for those unable to attend in person.

General information and an overall outline of KCAD’s Commencement ceremony are available on the 2024 KCAD Commencement Guide. Once your application for degree has been approved you will receive additional information via your ferris.edu email.

Commencement Rehearsal

WHEN:
Friday, May 3, 2024 / 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

WHERE:
Forest Hills Fine Arts Center
600 Forest Hills Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

All December 2023 and spring/summer 2024 participating graduates are highly encouraged to attend the rehearsal. If you do not have transportation or are unable to coordinate transportation to the Fine Arts Center for Rehearsal, please email [email protected].


Individuals with disabilities who require special accommodations to participate in either event should email [email protected] at least 72 hours in advance.


 

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