Lavender Graduation | LGBTQ Student Center | Kent State University

Lavender Graduation

Lavender Graduation

Show your PRIDE! Join us for the 2018 Lavender Graduation commencement celebration! Lavender Graduation honors the achievements of graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and ally (LGBTQ+) students at Kent State University. The event is free and includes dinner, keynote speaker, award certificates and more.

Celebration Date and Time

Lavender Graduation will be held Friday, April 13, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM and will be on the Kent campus inside the Kent Student Center Ballroom.

How to Participate

All attendees must complete the following registration in order to attend. Graduating students must register to participate and be recognized. Also, tag us in your social media posts with #KSULavGrad 

Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

View Photos from the 2018 Lavender Graduation


Parking is available at the parking lot located in front of the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center (M.A.C.C.). 

Information and Questions

If you have any questions, please call the LGBTQ Student Center at, (330) 672-8580 or email us at,