Graduate Commencement

Class of 2017, save the date!

The 2017 commencement ceremonies are ticketed events. Information on how to reserve your tickets will be sent to you via the email in early spring.

Regardless of whether you are finishing your degree in the spring, summer or fall term, you are welcome participate in the Commencement ceremony. 

GRADUATION APPLICATION:  Whether or not you are planning to participate in the Commencement ceremony, you must submit a Graduation Application which lets us know that you are finishing up your degree program. 

NOTE: This is the graduation application for students recieving their Master's degree, not for students recieving their Bachelor's degree. 


Auditorium Theatre

50 E. Congress Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60605


SATURDAY MAY 13th, 10:00 AM

  • Creative Writing
  • Education
  • Journalism


SATURDAY MAY 13th, 1:30 PM

  • Creative Arts Therapies


SATURDAY MAY 13th, 5:00 PM

  • Business & Entrepreneurship

SUNDAY MAY 14th, 2:00 PM

  • Cinema Art + Science
  • Photography

SUNDAY MAY 14th, 5:30 PM

  • Art & Art History
  • Music