APPLYING FOR GRADUATION
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Graduate College (email@example.com) 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 18, 2019 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, 2019, 11:59 p.m., Chicago Time) are not guaranteed to receive guest tickets to the ceremony. If you respond late, please contact your academic unit planner to discuss guest tickets.
On Monday, April 29 and Tuesday, April 30, 2019 from noon-7 p.m. in the Ballroom of Hermann Hall all Graduating Students are invited to attend a 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.
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 17 2019, 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.
Learn more about regalia and attire.