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Friday May 8, 2015

Schedule of Events
Commencement starts at 1pm at Hill Auditorium

Hill Auditorium
825 N. University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Commencement Etiquette
· Business casual attire
· Turn off cell phones
· No disruptive talking during the ceremony


Immediately following the ceremony at the Michigan League

Michigan League
911 N. University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1265

The reception is on the first floor Ballroom and second floor in the Hussey, Vandenberg, Kalamazoo and Michigan rooms, as well as the adjoining concourse. [Note: With only one elevator to the 2nd floor, you or your guests may experience a delay if unable to use the stairs.]

Other Information
· Light refreshments will be provided

Tickets & Seating

Tickets are not required.  Seating is on a first come, first served basis.  Handicapped Access:  East and West side entrances of the auditorium are appropriate for guests using wheelchairs.  Please refer to the Hill Auditorium Seating Chart to locate designated handicapped seating areas (boxes A-G on the main floor).



Hotels & Dining

For information on area hotels and restaurants, visit the Ann Arbor Convention and Visitors Bureau at or call 800-888-9487.

Guests who are unable to reserve hotel rooms in the Ann Arbor area may wish to look for hotel rooms in Brighton, Jackson, Plymouth, Ypsilanti, or the vicinity of Detroit Metropolitan Airport.  These communities are less than one hour's drive from Ann Arbor.

Directions, Parking & Maps

Parking will be free and open to the public beginning at 10:00 am in the Fletcher*, Palmer, and Thayer Parking Structures for School of Dentistry graduation ceremonies. 

*PLEASE NOTE:  The Fletcher Street Parking Structure is normally reserved for patient and employee parking.  Parking is available in employee parking ONLY. Please use the entrance off Palmer Drive.   If you enter the structure via the UP Ramp at the Fletcher Street entrance (patient parking) you will be charged $25.00 when you exit the structure.