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Great dining options are available on campus throughout the weekend.

Commencement Day Brunch

Served 10:45 a.m.–2 p.m. on Sunday, May 16, at Phelps Hall.

Brunch tickets can be purchased in advance starting early April, 2021, by calling the Ticket Office at 616-395-7890. Ticket Office hours are Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Graduates and two family members eat for free. We recommended that you get your tickets in advance.

There is no ticket limit in Phelps, and cash sales will be available the day of Commencement.

Please pick up your tickets in person from the Ticket Office in the Anderson-Werkman building. Tickets not picked up by May 15 will be held at the door of the appropriate dining hall.

Additional guest rates

  • Family and friends: $9
  • Children ages 5–10: $4.50
  • Children ages 4 and under: Free