Commencement Speaker Announced

Retired Delphi CEO Rodney O'Neal '76 to speak at Kettering University Commencement ceremonies in June

Rodney O'Neal '76Rodney O'Neal, a 1976 Kettering University graduate and former Delphi Automotive PLC CEO and president, will deliver the Kettering University Commencement Address on June 20.

During his tenure as CEO, O'Neal led Delphi through a historic reorganization that transformed the company into a premier entity.

More information on Rodney O'Neal '76.

Magic Spring 2015 Schedule

B-Section, Spring 2015
Magic meets every Wednesday at 12:20 p.m. See the schedule below:

  • Apr.  08, Room-A
  • Apr.  15, Room-A
  • Apr.  22, Room-A
  • Apr.  29, Room-A
  • May   06, Room-A
  • May   13, Room-A
  • May   20, Room-A
  • May   27, Room-A
  • June  03, Room-A
  • June  10, Room-A

Lunch is provided for each session. Magic is sponsored by the KCP Initiatives.

Change of Hours in Central Receiving and Support

In our ongoing effort to improve service to our customers, starting Monday, April 6 our hours of operation will be from 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday. UPS and FedEx services will be available until 4:30 p.m., however packages requiring next day delivery need to be received by 3 p.m.

Construction Season Has Begun

You may have noticed orange barrels popping up lately, especially on the highways. MDOT has begun preparations for spring and summer road construction projects.

MDOT has just released an update on the work that will resume April 8 on I-69 and end in November 2015. It will affect travel both east and west, requiring lane closures and detours. Read more.

Get information on all construction projects.

2015-2016 Kettering University Holidays


The following dates have been designated as 2015-2016 Kettering University holidays. Kettering will be closed for business on these dates: 

  • Friday, July 3, 2015 
  • Monday, September 7, 2015 
  • Thursday, November 26 & Friday, November 27, 2015 
  • Thursday, December 24 & Friday December 25, 2015
  • Monday, December 28, 2015 through Friday, January 1, 2016 
  • Monday, May 30, 2016 

In addition, regular employees are eligible for two floating holidays that may be scheduled with manager’s advance approval.

More holiday information is available at the Human Resource website.


Nominate An Outstanding Professor

Now is the time to nominate your professor for the CETL Teaching Awards. Consider nominations for the Outstanding Teaching Award, Faculty Distinguished Citizenship Award, or Tutt Award for Innovation in Teaching. Please start the nomination process now.

Calling All Bulldogs! April 6 - May 28

We are seeking energetic and dependable student employees to contact Kettering alumni and invite their financial support to the university.

Phonathon employment will help you build skills and enhance your resume by adding conversational skills, fundraising knowledge and public-relations experience. 

For more information contact Starr Cornell at extension 9759 or

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Commencement Information

Attention eligible students planning on attending the June 20 Commencement Ceremony:

Please refer to the commencement webpage for information regarding the ceremony, ordering regalia, etc. Further questions or concerns regarding the commencement ceremony may be directed to the Commencement Hotline at (810) 762-9865. For questions regarding graduation requirements and eligibility to attend commencement, refer to the Registrar's Graduation Information webpage.

Upgraded Video Streaming Platform

Effective Spring Term (April 6, 2015), Kettering is introducing an upgraded video streaming platform for Graduate courses. Due to this upgrade, DVDs and CDs will no longer be needed or distributed.