Commencement is a time of celebration for the entire Lawrence Tech community. Whether you are a student receiving your diploma, a proud parent, a faculty member enjoying the accomplishments of your students, or a supportive friend or colleague, Commencement is a special event. 

When: Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 1 p.m.

Where: Ultimate Soccer Arenas
              867 South Blvd East
              Pontiac, MI 48341


Tickets are required. Please click here for more information.

Download the 2018 Commencement program

Keynote Speaker:
James B. Nicholson

Venue Info: Doors will open to ticketed guests and graduates at 11 a.m. Guests must be seated by 12:15 p.m. Any guest not in their seat by that time will have to remain in the lobby until after the processional. Please take into account the heavy event traffic and plan your arrival time accordingly. A coffee shop with limited seating will be open in the main lobby before the ceremony begins. Food and beverages, however, are prohibited in both the ceremony area (Field 1) and the student marshaling area. Shoes with spike heels are prohibited in the student marshaling area as they can damage the field turf.  

Parking: There will be plenty of free parking for everyone. GRADUATES will receive parking passes (will be handed out as soon as they are available), and FACULTY will receive parking passes. GUESTS will be directed to park in the remaining spaces. A complimentary shuttle will operate before and after the ceremony between the parking lots. Signs will designate shuttle pickup and drop off points. Parking diagrams can be viewed by clicking here.

Please use map provided below. (If you use Google Maps be sure to include South Blvd EAST). The recommended route is to end up on Opdkye Road, then take it to South Blvd.

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