Commencement Archive

  • Attention 2013 Graduates: Diploma Shipping Has Begun

    Attention 2013 Graduates: Diploma Shipping Has Begun

    Although you may have missed the chance to pick up your diploma in person at this year's Commencement ceremony or at the One Stop during Diploma Pickup Week, you can still obtain this symbol of achievement. Please complete the Diploma Shipping Request form at by clicking here and your diploma will be shipped to you within two weeks, at no charge.

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  • Commencement Photos and Video

    Photos and video are now available from the main ceremony and many academic unit ceremonies from IIT's 2012-2013 commencement.

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  • Watch Video of IIT 2012-2013 Commencement, Photos Coming Soon

    Congratulations to all the 2012-2013 graduates, who are now embarking on the exciting next stages in their lives and careers. Thanks to all the staff and volunteers who made commencement a wonderful event for the graduates, their family and friends.

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  • Congratulations IIT Graduates! Celebrate Commencement on Facebook and Twitter

    Congratulations 2012-2013 IIT graduates! The 2012-2013 Commencement will take place on Saturday, May 18 at Main Campus, and will also take place live on the Web!

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  • Scott Turow to Address 2013 IIT Chicago-Kent Graduates on May 19

    Attorney and author Scott Turow will deliver the keynote address at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's 2013 Commencement on Sunday, May 19. Scott Turow is a partner in the Chicago office of the international law firm SNR Denton (formerly Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal), where he has specialized in white-collar criminal litigation since 1986, while also devoting a substantial amount of time to pro bono matters.

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  • Attend Graduate Salute

    Attend Graduate Salute

    To officially kick off the Commencement celebration, IIT is hosting Graduate Salute on Monday, April 22 and Tuesday, April 23 from noon–7:00 pm in Hermann Hall Ballroom. Attendance is only necessary on one of these two dates, not both. Graduate Salute is an important event that will help you prepare for Commencement.

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  • 2012-2013 Commencement Volunteers Needed

    Preparations are well underway for the 2012–2013 Commencement Ceremony, which will be held on Main Campus on Saturday, May 18. Volunteers are an essential component of commencement, providing a truly special experience to graduating students and their families.

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  • Faculty RSVP Deadline for 2012-2013 Commencement

    IIT’s annual Commencement ceremony is a time for you to celebrate the accomplishments of IIT students. Your dedication towards educating these students has certainly inspired and developed their intelligence and creativity during their time here.

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  • Will You Be the 2013 Undergraduate Student Commencement Speaker?

    Will You Be the 2013 Undergraduate Student Commencement Speaker?

    Are you an undergraduate student graduating this year? Are you interested in being the Student Commencement Speaker? Do you hold a GPA of 2.25 or above? Are you an active and dedicated member of the IIT Community? Do you have…

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  • RSVP Deadline for 2012-2013 Commencement

    All students who are eligible to participate in the 2012–13 IIT Commencement ceremony need to register to attend. This includes fall 2012, spring 2013 and summer 2013 graduates. Even if you do not intend to walk in the ceremony, you must still complete a commencement RSVP form.

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