Dear Class of 2013:

We are pleased to announce that the graduation ceremony for the Program in International and Comparative Studies (PICS) will be on Thursday, May 2nd, at 7 pm in the Lydia Mendelssohn Theater, at the Michigan League. Light refreshments will be served before the ceremony at a reception starting at 5 pm in the Koessler Room at the Michigan League. 

Each graduating student will receive three tickets, one for themselves and two for guests. Information about additional tickets, in the event that they become available, will be released at a later date.

We strongly suggest that students with families/friends traveling from abroad consult the US Department of State website for information on visas for visiting the US. Information on traveling to Ann Arbor, accommodation and transportation, can be found at the U-M's Graduate's Guide to Commencement.

Formal invitations to the ceremony are forthcoming.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Natasa Gruden-Alajbegovic (