Spring Commencement

Important Dates

Spring 2014 Commencement Dates.

Tuesday, February 12 and Wednesday, February 13
11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Jostens will be on campus.  University Rings and Announcement Information
Lewis Hall Alcove (located 1st floor Lewis Hall) 

Wednesday, February 26

On-Line Commencement Participation Forms Due
Ticket request and regalia order information is included on the form.  We will accept late participation forms until Friday, March 14.  All students that do not complete the participation form by the deadline (Wednesday, February 26) will be charged an additional $12.00 late fee for their regalia order.

Tuesday, April 8 and Wednesday, April 9
11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

 

Countdown to Commencement Event 

Pick up your commencement tickets, regalia, confirm your diploma and reader card information, register to participate in Candle and Rose, plus much more!  Grad Images will be taking portraits and Jostens will be taking ring and announcement orders  Don't miss this great event and enter to win great prizes! 
Lewis Lounge Room 134 (1st Floor Lewis Hall)

Students can begin to pick up their Graduation Keepsake Regalia in the Stepan Bookstore.
Located in the Student Center/Igini Sports Forum.

Thursday, April 10

Students can continue to pick up their tickets at the DUPAC Box Office (see the Ticket Information for more details)

Students can continue to pick up their Graduation Keepsake Regalia (see the Regalia and Announcements for more details)

Saturday, April 26

Graduate School of Library and Information Science Commencement Brunch – Invites will be sent in March
Parmer Atrium, 11am-1:30pm 
(GSLIS event only – reservations required)

Graduate School of Social Work Pinning and Honor Society Ceremony
Save the Date! More information will be sent soon!
(GSSW students only – reservations required)

Thursday, May 1 Candle and Rose Rehearsal
5:30 p.m., Lund Auditorium Mandatory
(Undergraduate Students Only)
Friday, May 2

Baccalaureate Mass 5:30 p.m. Rosary Chapel
(Everyone is invited)

The President’s Toast to the Class of 2014
Hosted by President Donna M. Carroll
6:45 p.m. Rebecca Crown Library, First Floor
Please RSVP to dompres@dom.edu or (708) 524-6817 by Monday, April 28.
(Graduating students only)

Candle and Rose Ceremony
At Dusk – Quadrangular
Reception follows for guests with tickets
Mazzuchelli Hall
(Undergraduate Students Only)

Saturday, May 3

 

Commencement Ceremonies at the UIC Forum
725 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago

8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. GradImages will be at the UIC Forum for graduation portraits.

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony Timeline
9:30 a.m. Doors open for guest seating.
9:30 a.m. Graduates begin to assemble for procession.
2nd Floor Rooms at the UIC Forum

10:30 a.m. Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony
(The ceremony will last approximately 2 hours).

Graduate Commencement Ceremony Timeline
2:00 p.m. Doors open for guest seating.
2:00 p.m. Graduates begin to assemble for procession.
2nd Floor Rooms at the UIC Forum
3:00 p.m. Graduate Commencement Ceremony
(The ceremony will last approximately 90 minutes).