Grad Fest 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 22, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union

Graduating? GradFest is the U of M's official "one-stop" source for graduation information, services, and products, and has promised "no hassle for a tassel" to U of M graduates since 1994. GradFest is a great way to save time, and money while preparing for commencement and life after college.

Attend GradFest and take care of your graduation planning needs while exploring dozens of graduation-related exhibits.

Check out for more information.


The Carlson School is pleased to have Lifetouch Special Events for its commencement photography services.  Lifetouch will take photographs of each graduate and then send proofs to order images.

There is no obligation on the part of the graduates.  All images can be found at

For help in placing your order, you may email Lifetouch at or call 765-216-3601 or 800-505-9496, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

Stay Connected to the Carlson School Alumni Network

With more than 50,000 members in 78 countries, the Carlson School alumni network forms a cross-section of some of the world's most influential business leaders. Discover new opportunities to grow your network, give back to the School, take advantage of opportunities for professional development, and more.

For ways to connected, visit the Carlson School Alumni website and join the Carlson School of Management's LinkedIn group

The University of Minnesota Alumni Association is pleased to provide complimentary one-year memberships to all new graduates. Visit our new graduate web page for details on your complimentary membership.