Contact Information

Alumni Association

IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
565 W. Adams St., Suite 310
Chicago, IL 60661
commencement@kentlaw.iit.edu
P: (312) 906-5240
F: (312) 906-5256

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Commencement Timeline

Fall 2016 Graduates

  • Fall Graduate Survey opens: November 1, 2017. This form is required for ALL graduates. It will be available online beginning November 1.
  • Composite photo sittings: October 25, 26 and 27, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Deadline to complete Fall Graduate Survey: December 16, 2016

Spring 2017 Graduates

  • Deadline to apply for graduation: January 31, 2017
  • Spring Graduate Survey opens: February 3, 2017
  • Composite photo sittings:
    • January 31, February 1 and 2, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
      Make sure you're included in your class photo! Sittings are quick and free! Sign up at wejoinin.com/sheets/myhgo.
    • February 28, March 1 and 2, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
      This is your last chance to be included in your class photo! Sign up at wejoinin.com/sheets/yjeoe.
  • Graduation Info Fair: Wednesday, March 1, 2017
    Visit us on the 3rd floor from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to learn about everything related to Commencement, complete the Graduate Survey and order your cap and gown or other Commencement memorabilia.
  • Deadline to order caps & gowns: Friday, March 30, 2017
    You must order your cap & gown in advance in order to participate in the Commencement ceremony. Caps & gowns ordered by Friday, March 31, 2017 are complimentary on behalf of the Alumni Association; however, orders submitted beginning April 1 at midnight will be charged a late fee of $20. The online order form will be available beginning later this fall or you can order in person at the Graduation Info Fair on March 1.
  • Deadline to complete Spring Graduate Survey: Friday, April 28, 2017
    This form is required for ALL graduates. The survey will be available online beginning February 3, 2017.
  • Grad Fest: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Your Commencement tickets and cap & gown will be distributed in the lobby of the law school building from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. You MUST pick up your Commencement materials this day or designate someone to pick them up for you.
  • Commencement Ceremony: Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 2:30 p.m.
    The 2017 Commencement Ceremony will take place on Sunday, May 14, 2017 beginning at 2:30 p.m. All graduates should plan to arrive at the UIC Forum no later than 1:00 p.m.