U.S. Student Services Representatives are available Monday through Friday from 9am to 6pm CST.



All participants will be responsible for securing their own meals, lodging and transportation to the Commencement activities. Global University can assist with some transportation needs within Springfield for Commencement-related activities, if graduates are staying at the University Plaza Hotel.

The following shuttle services will be provided for graduates staying at the University Plaza Hotel (UPH):

Thursday, June 16:

  • Thursday morning - Shuttle service from UPH to Global University for Check-in and Welcome Open House
  • Shuttle from GU to the Guided Tour at AG National Leadership and Resource Center
  • 2:00 pm: Shuttle services from UPH to Branson, MO for Alumni Excursion
  • 6:00 pm: Shuttle services from Branson, MO to a dinner location and back to UPH.

Friday, June 17:

All Commencement activities on Friday will take place at the University Plaza Hotel, so no transportation will be provided.

Springfield Taxi Companies

Blue Taxi

$1.80 USD/ mile and $2.00 USD Flag Drop

Contact Information:
(417) 865-BLUE
(417) 865-2583

All Around Cab Company

$1.70 USD/ mile and $2.00 USD Flag Drop
Extra Passenger: 50 cents each
(free under 12)

Cash, Master Card, Visa, Discover, & American Express

Contact Information:
Phone: (417)-536-3333