George Williams College


GWC Graduates

George Williams College May Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 6, 2022
Time TBD
Ferro Pavilion

Due to the evolving nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, the commencement date and location are subject to change. Please be aware that all ceremony details have not been finalized. Continue monitoring the Commencement website and your email for more information to come.

Graduation Application

All fall graduation candidates, regardless of participation in a ceremony, must complete the Graduation Application by the October 11 deadline.

Cap and Gown Ordering

All fall graduation candidates who plan to participate in the May ceremony must order their cap and gown from Herff Jones before the October 11 deadline. The cap and gown can be picked up during Cap and Gown Days, which will take place April 18–22 from 8 a.m.–8 p.m. in the Weidensall Administration Building.


Graduates will receive their guest tickets at Cap and Gown Days. Number of tickets is TBD.

Graduation Survey

A survey link will be sent to your AU email account on Wednesday, October 20. All students are required to complete this brief survey. This will help AU better serve students and alumni in their career-planning activites and is an important step in completing your graduation requirements.