Congratulations Graduates!


Congratulations Graduates,

Columbia College Chicago will hold four in-person Commencement ceremonies on May 13 and 14, 2023, at the Arie Crown Theater, located at 2301 S. Jean Baptiste DuSable Lake Shore Drive. All graduates will be given six tickets.

If you intend to participate in the ceremony, please continue to monitor your Columbia email, the Commencement website, or the All Things Commencement group in the Engage Portal.



Saturday, May 13, 2023

Ceremony 1  |  10 a.m.

American Sign Language (U)
English and Creative Writing (U/G)
Humanities, History, and Social Sciences - includes Cultural Studies (U)
Dance (U/G) – includes Creative Arts Therapies
Theatre (U/G)
Fashion Studies (U)
Science & Math (U)

Ceremony 2  |  3 p.m.

Business and Entrepreneurship (U/G)
Communication (U/G)
Audio Arts and Acoustics (U)
Photography (U/G)

Sunday, May 14, 2023

Ceremony 3  |  10 a.m.

Cinema and Television Arts (U/G)

Ceremony 4  |  3 p.m.

Art and Art History (U/G)
Design (U)
Music (U/G)
Interactive Arts and Media (includes Animation) (U/G)