May 2007 graduates can pick up caps and gowns, get photos taken at fair

May 2007 graduates can pick up caps and gowns, get photos taken at fair
April 10, 2007

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

Benedictine University will sponsor a Graduation Fair for members of the Class of 2007 from 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. on Tuesday-Thursday, May 1-3 in the Krasa Fireside Lounge. Graduates will be able to pick up their caps and gowns, receive their senior gift from the Office of Alumni Relations, meet with members of the Admissions staff regarding graduate programs, get career counseling from representatives of the Office of Career Development, and have their picture taken in commencement attire by a professional photographer. A number of vendors will also be on hand. Representatives from Balfour will be selling class rings, and Herff Jones will be selling rings and diploma frames. A photographer from Chappell Graduation Images will be on hand to take graduation portraits. Benedictine momentos from the University Bookstore will also be available. There will be a raffle for students who attend the fair. Popcorn, pretzels and soft drinks will be provided. The event is open to both undergraduate and graduate students who are graduating in May. For more information, contact Stacey Kricensky, administrative assistant in Operations, at (630) 829-6023.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.