Fall Commencement Ceremonies

CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES!  

We are excited to host in person graduations for the first time since 2019.  In order to accommodate our large graduating class and safely welcome you and your guests, the Fall 2021 ceremonies have been increased to 4 ceremonies, separated by colleges.  All ceremonies will be held at the Credit Union 1 Arena.

Friday, December 10

7:00pm - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Saturday, December 11

9:00am - College of Business Administration, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, School of Law

1:30pm - College of Engineering, College of Architecture, Design, and the Arts, College of Education

7:00pm - College of Applied Health Sciences, College of Nursing, School of Public Health

 

REGISTRATION AND TICKETS ARE REQUIRED. The link to register and request tickets has been sent.  If you did not receive your registration link, please email commencement@uic.edu

Graduates can request up to 5 guest tickets.  All guests must show proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test result within the past 72 hours to enter the facility.  Masks are required for all graduates and guests.

CAPS AND GOWNS

Caps and gowns are now available through the Josten’s website.  Orders will be shipped directly to your home.  The deadline to order is October 31.

Caps and gowns will be available for purchase in the UIC Bookstore beginning November 8 for those who did not purchase regalia from Josten's.

 

STUDENT ARE ENCOURAGED TO ORDER THROUGH JOSTEN'S.  IN STORE STOCK MAY BE LIMITED.

 

DIPLOMA COVERS

Diploma covers will be available at the ceremonies or can be picked up from Student Center East.  To arrange for pick up, please email commencement@uic.edu.

LATIN HONOR CORDS

Latin honor cords will distributed at Student Center East and will be available at the ceremonies.  Information will be updated as it becomes available.