Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Transform + Achieve

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Transform + Achieve

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Grand Rapids
Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

Create Without Ceasing

CommencementDedication + Resolve

Professional & Graduate Studies Commencement
Classes of 2020 & 2021

It’s all been worth it—those late nights of studying. Balancing family time with homework. And all the little moments of celebration in between. Now, you’ve done it. The textbooks are closed and the final papers are written. You’ve accomplished so much, and now it’s time to celebrate.

Schedule

DateTimeCeremonyLocation
Saturday,
May 1
10 a.m.Class of 2021 (Undergraduate Students)Bernice Hansen Athletic Center or Livestream
Saturday,
May 1
1 p.m.Class of 2020 (All Degrees)Bernice Hansen Athletic Center or Livestream
Saturday,
May 1
4 p.m.Class of 2021 (Graduate Students)Bernice Hansen Athletic Center or Livestream

Livestream

Due to space restrictions, we are livestreaming each commencement ceremony so you can celebrate with your loved ones from wherever you are.

Watch Livestream: Class of 2021 Commencement Ceremony (Undergraduate Students)

Watch Livestream: Class of 2020 Commencement Ceremony

Watch Livestream: Class of 2021 Commencement Ceremony (Graduate Students)

Tickets

Each PGS graduate can reserve tickets for family and friends to attend the ceremony. Tickets must be reserved ahead of time. Graduates will receive a unique ticket code via email and directed to the ticket reservation website. Be sure to bring your tickets to the ceremony to get scanned in!

For answers to frequently asked questions about ceremony tickets, please visit the main Commencement web page.

Caps and Gowns (Class of 2021)

Information about caps and gowns for the class of 2021 will be emailed to each student. Please consult the email for information on how to secure a cap and gown.

Flowers

Flowers are a great way to celebrate and honor your graduate in a thoughtful way! Our partner Posh Petals is offering three beautiful bouquet styles. Bouquets can be picked up at the door on the day of the ceremonies so you can present them to your proud graduate.

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COVID-19 Guidelines for Campus Guests

Cornerstone University is taking all measures possible to make sure we follow all COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines. In an effort to keep all of our community members safe, we ask that all guests follow current state and local COVID-19 guidelines, including wearing a mask while indoors or in crowded areas and staying home if they do not feel well. Signs will be placed on seats and bleachers in the Bernice Hansen Athletic Center so guests know where to sit for adequate physical distancing.

Photography

After the ceremony, go to cugradpix.com to preview and purchase posed photos from the ceremony. Text “CUGradPix” to 616.202.3852 to receive a promo code.

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below or explore campus with a virtual tour.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.