Registration for the College of Education Convocation is now closed. Please contact email@example.com for further instructions.
Tickets will be mandatory with a 6 ticket per graduate limit this year. All guests including infants and children will need a ticket for admittance. Tickets will be distributed May 9 - May 13, 2016 in 110 Education Bldg between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m, and May 14 between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m at the same location. All tickets must be picked up in person. If you are unable to pick up the tickets yourself, you may designate someone to pick them up for you. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to authorize this. The subject line of your email should include "Pick Up Designation." Click to download the 2016 Convocation student letter.
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 2015 GRADUATES, DECEMBER 2015 GRADUATES, AND MAY 2016 DEGREE CANDIDATES. DOCTORAL DEGREE CANDIDATES CANNOT PARTICIPATE IN THE CAMPUSWIDE COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY IF THEY DO NOT DEPOSIT BY 4:45 PM ON APRIL 22, 2016.
Bachelors Degree Candidates
Prospective Bachelor degree candidates with 13 or fewer hours remaining who expect to complete their degree requirements by August 2016 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 2016 names will not appear in the printed College Convocation or campuswide Commencement Programs until May 2017.
Graduate Degree Candidates
- Prospective Doctoral candidates who will meet the defense or deposit deadline for Spring 2016 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 2016 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 email@example.com immediately. Failure to do so will prevent candidates from receiving important information. August 2016 names will not appear in the printed College Convocation or campuswide Commencement Program until May 2017.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION CONVOCATION CEREMONY
The College of Education looks forward to celebrating with you on Saturday, May 14, 2016!