Steps for Graduation

1. Apply for Graduation

Fill out an application for graduation. Select the form for your graduation year:

2. Order Your Cap and Gown

If you will be participating in Commencement please order your cap and gown from Oak Hall.

3. Fill Out the Response Card

Fill out the Response Card online

4. Attend the Graduation Fair

Attend the Graduation Fair on April 22 and 23 to pick up your Cap and Gown.

Tuesday, April 22 and Wednesday, April 23, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Krasa Student Center, 1st floor

  • Pick up your cap & gown*
  • Pick up inclement weather tickets for graduates attending Commencement, if applicable.
  • Obtain commencement information
  • Have your cap and gown picture taken by a Grad Images photographer
  • Receive information about alumni benefits and Career Development services
  • Purchase a class ring and/or diploma frame
  • Order personalized announcements
  • Discuss your financial obligations
  • Enjoy a raffle and refreshments

* Mark your calendar as these are the ONLY dates you can pick up your cap & gown prior to Commencement.

5. Print a full schedule of events

Print out or make note of the schedule of events for the 122nd Commencement Convocation.

You must be in good financial standing to receive your cap and gown, and you must have an academic program that will be completed by August 31, 2014.


Donna Madia
Executive Assistant to the Associate Provost
Phone: (630) 829-1143

5700 College Road Lisle IL, 60532
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m