ALL STUDENTS WHO INTEND TO GRADUATE MUST ADD THEMSELVES TO THE APPROPRIATE DEGREE LIST VIA THE GRADUATION TAB IN THE BANNER (ENTERPRISE) STUDENT SELF-SERVICE SYSTEM. 

For questions concerning the degree list, contact:

CANDIDATES ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION VIRTUAL CONVOCATION INCLUDE:
  • August 2020 graduates
  • December 2020 graduates
  • May 2021 degree candidates
CANDIDATES ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE UNIVERSITY-WIDE ONLINE COMMENCEMENT CELEBRATION INCLUDE:
  • August 2020 graduates
  • December 2020 graduates
  • May 2021 degree candidates
  • August 2021 degree candidates who meet the stipulations below
CANDIDATES ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE STAGE CROSSING EXPERIENCE INCLUDE:
  • August 2019 graduates
  • December 2019 graduates
  • May 2020 graduates
  • August 2020 graduates
  • December 2020 graduates
  • May 2021 degree candidates
  • August 2021 degree candidates who meet the stipulations below

Bachelor's Degree Candidates

Prospective Bachelor's degree candidates with 13 or fewer hours remaining who expect to complete their degree requirements in August 2021 are eligible to participate.

Students who have not yet indicated their intention to participate in either celebration should contact the undergraduate Admission and Records Officer for the College of Education immediately.

Master's and Certificate of Advanced Study Degree Candidates

Prospective Master and Certificate of Advanced Study degree candidates with 8 or fewer hours remaining who expect to complete their degree requirements in August 2021 are eligible to participate. To be eligible, they must:

  • Register for August 2021 degree list

The candidates' names will not appear in the printed College of Education Convocation program until May 2022.

 

Doctoral Degree Candidates

Doctoral candidates are eligible to participate if they:

  • Defend by April 9, 2021
  • Deposit by 4:45 pm on April 23, 2021

There are no exceptions to this rule, per the University of Illinois' Committee on Commencement.