GradFest '22

03/16/2022 - 10:00 AM (Wednesday) to 03/17/2022 - 5:00 PM (Thursday)
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Visit GradFest '22 for everything you need to know about graduating from the U of M—all in one place.

GradFest delivers "no hassle for a tassel" services and information so graduates can:

  • Pick up and save on their cap and gowns
  • Order graduation announcements
  • Have photos take in their cap and gowns
  • Join the University of Minnesota Alumni Association
  • Select a diploma frame
  • Prepare for life after graduation
  • Select a U of M class ring
  • Visit exhibits, save time, win prizes, and have fun too

GradFest will be held in the Great Hall inside Coffman Memorial Union

Visit with our sponsors during the event:

  • Jostens. Get $100 off class jewelry + free shipping when you place an order with them at GradFest
  • Blue84. Select Blue84 apparel will be 20% off
  • Shop the complete collection from University Frames and save 25% on your order

Plus, visit:

  • University of Minnesota Alumni Association. Become a member for only $25 (that's half off regular membership fees!)
  • Gopher Athletics. Become a season ticket holder, purchase exclusive ticket bundles, and enter giveaways for free Gopher Gear!
  • M Tech. Take advantage of your last chance to get special student pricing on tech.
  • Graduate gifts. Great time to shop grad gifts from the U of M Bookstores. Select items will be 25% off at the event!
  • One Stop Student Services/Financial Wellness. Get answers to your questions about loan repayment and how to live your best post-college financial life!
  • Career Services. Stop by for resume reviews, career planning, and graduation prep.
  • Family Means. Family Means is a nonprofit organization that provides financial counseling and debt management programs.
  • GradImages. Take your graduation photos at the event!
  • Toyota. Let's Go Places, graduates!
  • University Recreation and Wellness. Free 5 minute chair massages, prize drawings, and info on RecWell memberships for graduates.
  • National Recognition Products. Proud supplier of the official U of M grad announcements. Order yours at the event and save!
  • Robert Half. The world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm. Learn more about their personalize job search service, enter to win a $50 Seven Corners Coffee gift card, and gain helpful insights for your job search.
  • Star Tribune. Get connected with the Twin Cities.