Schedule of Events
Schedule of Events

Commencement Convocation

Master's and Doctoral Degree Candidates/Recipients

(For degree candidates/recipients completing their requirements in August 2017, December 2017, March 2018, June 2018, August 2018)
Saturday, June 2, 2018
  • 8:30 a.m. - Students report for line up in Kindlon Hall
  • 9:50 a.m. - Convocation begins in Village of Lisle - Sports Complex
  • 11:30 a.m. - Reception in Krasa Dining Room, second floor.  


****In the event of inclement weather the Master and Doctoral Commencement Convocation would be held in the Rice Center and split into two ceremonies. The schedule would be as follows;
Morning Ceremony
Master's degree participants: Accountancy, Business Administration, Business Analytics, Finance, Leadership, Management Information Systems, Management and Organizational Behavior, and Taxation.
Doctoral degree participants: Organization Development, Values-Driven Leadership
  • 9:10 a.m. - Students report for line up in Rice Center
  • 9:50 a.m. - Convocation begins at Rice Center
  • 11:15 a.m. - Reception in Krasa Dining Room, Second Floor
Afternoon Ceremony

Master's degree participants: Clinical Psychology, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Education, Integrative Physiology, Linguistics, Nutrition and Dietetics, Nutrition and Wellness, Nursing, and Public Health. 

Doctoral degree participants: Higher Education and Organizational Change
  • 12:45 p.m. - Students report for line up in Rice Center
  • 1:30 p.m. - Convocation begins at Rice Center
  • 3:00 p.m. - Reception in Krasa Dining Room, Second Floor


Commencement Mass

Master’s and Doctoral Degree Candidates/Recipients

Commencement Mass
Friday, June 1, 2018
4:30 p.m.
St. Procopius Abbey


David Sonnenberger
Associate Provost
(630) 829-6538

Jenny Janis
Assistant to the Associate Provost
(630) 829-1143