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APPLYING FOR GRADUATION

All students must submit an Application for Graduation. For more information on your Graduation Application please visit the Undergraduate Academic Affairs or Graduate Academic Affairs websites.

If your application deadline has passed, consideration for Graduation Application will be handled on a case-by-case basis. Please contact either the Undergraduate Academic Affairs (ugaa@iit.edu) or Graduate College (gradcoll@iit.edu) based on your degree, for more information.

DO YOU PLAN TO ATTEND THE CEREMONY?

Please let us know if you will or will not attend the ceremony on Saturday, May 13, 2017 by completing the Ceremony Response Form.  All eligible graduating students are welcome to attend the Commencement ceremony, and do not need a ticket. Responses received after the Ceremony Response Form deadline (March 1, 2017) are not guaranteed to receive guest tickets to the ceremony. If you respond late, please contact your academic unit planner to discuss guest tickets.

GRADUATE SALUTE

On Monday, April 24 and Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from noon-7 p.m. in the Ballroom of Hermann Hall all Graduating Students are invited to attend Graduate Salute. At Graduate Salute Graduating Students will be able to pick up regalia (cap and gown) and your guest tickets for Commencement. You can also have your photo taken and purchase your class ring. Please bring your student ID or valid photo ID in order to receive your items. You may claim regalia and tickets only for yourself. Graduating Students need only attend one day only of Graduate Salute, not both. 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Current F-1 and J-1 IIT international students can request an Invitation Letter for family members who will apply for a visa to enter the United States to attend Commencement. Learn more

PH.D. HOODING CEREMONY

The Friday evening, May 12 2017, before the main Commencement ceremony, students graduating with their Ph.D. are invited to a special event where they receive their doctoral hoods. Learn more.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Learn more about regalia and attire.