The University holds an annual convocation ceremony each June. Convocation ceremonies honor a longstanding tradition by gathering as a community to confer degrees on candidates who have completed their courses of study.

The Office of University Events and Ceremonies coordinates the University's annual Convocation ceremony. If you have general questions regarding the convocation ceremony, please call the Convocation hotline at 773.702.2513 or email

Please also visit the Convocation website for more information.