Fall 2015 Graduates
- Deadline to apply for graduation: September 4, 2015
- Fall Graduate Survey opens: November 2015
The form is required for ALL graduates. It will be available online beginning in November.
- Composite photo sittings: November 10, 11 and 12, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Make sure you're included in your class photo! Sittings are quick and free! Sign up at www.wejoinin.com/sheets/nypwm no later than Monday, November 9.
- Deadline to complete Fall Graduate Survey: December 11, 2015
Spring 2016 Graduates
- Spring Graduate Survey opens: January 15, 2016
The form is required for ALL graduates.
- Deadline to apply for graduation: February 2, 2016
- Composite photo sittings: February 9, 10 and 11, 2016, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Make sure you're included in your class photo! Sittings are quick and free! Sign up beginning in January.
- Last composite photo sittings: March 1, 2 and 3, 2016, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
This is your last chance to be included in your class photo! Sign up beginning in January.
- Graduation Info Fair: Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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 Commencement memorabilia.
- Deadline to order caps & gowns: Friday, April 1, 2016
You must order your cap & gown in advance in order to participate in the Commencement ceremony. Caps & gowns ordered by Friday, April 1, 2016, are complimentary on behalf of the Alumni Assocation; however, orders submitted beginning April 2 at midnight will be charged a late fee of $20. Use the online order form or you can order in person at the Graduation Fair on March 2.
- Deadline to complete Spring Graduate Survey: Friday, April 29, 2016
This form is required for ALL graduates. The survey will be available online beginning in February 2016.
- Grad Fest: Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Commencement tickets and caps & gowns 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 else to pick them up for you.
- Commencement Ceremony: Sunday, May 15, 2016
The 2016 Commencement Ceremony will take place on Sunday, May 15. All graduates should plan to arrive at the UIC Forum at least an hour and a half before the ceremony begins.