Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony
What: A separate Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony, held before the regular graduation ceremony. The Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony is a special acknowledgement for students who have attained their Doctoral degrees, and for the friends and family who have supported them.
When: Friday, May 17, beginning at 4 pm.
Where: Hermann Hall Auditorium, 3241 S. Federal St.
Required Information: If you will be attending, please include your full name, phone number, preferred email address, department (including area of study – example, BChS and Chemistry or ECE and Computer Engineering), thesis title, and thesis advisor(s). Also include the approximate number of guests you will be bringing. Email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guests: You may bring as many guests as you like and you do not need tickets – for Friday’s ceremony only, the Saturday graduation has a different policy.
Regalia: You should pick up your regalia (cap & gown) at the Graduate Salute on April 22 or 23, from 12 – 7 pm in the Hermann Ballroom.
The hood will be presented at the ceremony.
Deadline: Please respond by Monday, April 1.
Contact: Julia Chase email@example.com or 312.567.3647 with any questions
Please Note: Filling out the Commencement RSVP for Registrar is different from responding to the Hooding Ceremony. If you wish to attend both, you must respond separately!