At a Glance
When & Where
- Saturday, June 8, 2013
- 11 am
- Connie and Jim John Recreation Center
- 132 bachelor’s degrees
- 69 master’s degrees
- 12 summa cum laude
- 36 magna cum laude
- 29 cum laude
Getting to Flint and Campus
1700 University Avenue
Flint, MI 48504-6214
Places to Stay
A variety of hotels and motels are located within a reasonable driving distance of the Kettering University campus and represent a range of amenities and rates.
Local Area Attractions
While visiting campus for commencement, you may wish to take advantage of some of the area attractions.
Mary Barra '85 of General Motors to deliver 2013 commencement address
Mary Barra, General Motors senior vice president, Global Product Development, will deliver the charge to the graduates at Kettering University’s commencement ceremony at 11 a.m. June 8 in the Connie and Jim John Recreation Center.
Barra, a 1985 Kettering graduate, currently sits on the Kettering University Board of Trustees.
Barra was named Senior Vice President, Global Product Development in February 2011. She’s responsible for the design, engineering, program management and quality for General Motors’ vehicles around the world. She is a member of the Executive Operations Committee and serves on the Adam Opel AG Supervisory Board.
Graduation & Commencement Information
Commencement is the ceremony honoring degree candidates and those who have already received degrees. Commencement occurs in June each year.
Graduation is the actual awarding of a degree. Degrees are awarded after each term; March, June, September and December. The graduation and diploma date are always the last date of the graduating term.
Further questions or concerns regarding graduation may be directed to Becky Ibbotson, Coordinator, Registrar’s Office, at (810) 762-9587 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Further questions or concerns regarding the commencement ceremony may be directed to Laura DiFilippo, Secretary, University Advancement, at (810) 762-9883 or email@example.com