College of Education Convocation

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ITINERARY FOR SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017 – COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

Convocation Line-up for Procession:
12:30 PM  Graduates assemble at a location TBA
   12:30 PM Doors open and guest seating begins at Huff Hall
Convocation Ceremony: 
1:30 PM Huff Hall

Education Building

Registration for the College of Education Convocation is now closed. Please contact convocation@education.illinois.edu for further instructions.

Tickets will not be required for the 2017 Convocation ceremony. 

The College of Education follows campus policy for eligibility to participate in Convocation and/or campuswide Commencement ceremonies.

CANDIDATES ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION CONVOCATION AND CAMPUSWIDE COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES INCLUDE AUGUST 2016 GRADUATES, DECEMBER 2016 GRADUATES, AND MAY 2017 DEGREE CANDIDATES. DOCTORAL DEGREE CANDIDATES CANNOT PARTICIPATE IN THE CAMPUSWIDE COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY IF THEY DO NOT DEPOSIT BY THE GRADUATE COLLEGE DEPOSIT DEADLINE

Bachelors Degree Candidates

Prospective Bachelor degree candidates with 13 or fewer hours remaining who expect to complete their degree requirements by August 2017 are eligible to participate.  Students who have not yet indicated their intention to participate in either/both ceremonies should contact the Admission/records Officer for the College of Education immediately.  Failure to do so will prevent candidates from receiving important information. August 2017 names will not appear in the printed College Convocation or campuswide Commencement Programs until May 2018.

Graduate Degree Candidates

  • Prospective Doctoral candidates who will meet the defense or deposit deadline for Spring 2017 should follow the steps in the 2016 Convocation Student letter to petition to join the College of Education Convocation ceremony.
  • Prospective Master's and Certificate of Advance Study degree candidates with 8 or fewer hours remaining who expect to complete their degree requirements by August 2017 are eligible to participate.  Students who have not yet indicated their intention to participate in either/both ceremonies should contact their departmental academic support specialist at convocation@education.illinois.edu immediately.  Failure to do so will prevent candidates from receiving important information. August 2017 names will not appear in the printed College Convocation or campuswide Commencement Program until May 2018.


CAMPUSWIDE COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY

For information on the campuswide Commencement ceremony, visit commencement.illinois.edu.
If you have questions about the campuswide Commencement ceremony after visiting the website, you may contact the Committee on Commencement at 217-333-8834 or email at commencement@illinois.edu.

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION CONVOCATION CEREMONY




Elaine Iliff Middleton
25 Education Building
217-333-4988

Myranda Crist
310 Education Building
217-244-3391

convocation@education.illinois.edu

The College of Education looks forward to celebrating with you on Saturday, May 13, 2017!