Commencement

Graduate & Professional Programs' Commencement

 

The following programs participate in this Commencement ceremony:

 

Special events are arranged individually by each College, School or Program.  Please contact your Program Administrator for details.

 

There is no rehearsal for the August Commencement.  If you have concerns about your name being pronounced correctly, please contact your Program Administrator.

 

Saturday, May 21, 2011

 

1:15 p.m.

Graduates Assemble

Stoller Center Fieldhouse

 

Graduates should arrive already in cap and gown to assemble for the processional.  Hoods should be carried, not worn.

   
2:00 p.m.

Graduate and Professional Programs’ Commencement Ceremony

Lincoln Park Stadium (tickets are required)


 

 

4:00 p.m.

New Alumni Reception

University Center

 

Directly after the ceremony, a reception for graduates and guests will be held in the UC.

   
Commencement Tickets

 

Tickets are required for the Professional Programs Commencement Ceremony; each student receives ten tickets, and they are distributed by each program.  Tickets are not required for children under two. 

 

Gates open one hour before the ceremony for guest seating.  Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. 

 


Important Dates

 

January 15, 2011

Deadline to Apply for Graduation


April 15, 2011

Last day to submit official transfer transcripts (if needed)