THE 2022–2023 ILLINOIS TECH COMMENCEMENT WILL BE HELD AT 9 A.M. ON SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2023.
Illinois Tech’s Commencement will consist of separate celebratory events: a Main Ceremony, two College Ceremonies, and two College Receptions.
Main Ceremony and College Ceremonies Location: McCormick Place, North Building, Hall B (Level 3)
College Receptions Location: McCormick Place, North Building, Rooms N226–N231 (Level 2) (see the College Commencement Ceremonies page for specific room numbers by college/degrees)
7:30 a.m. VIP breakfast and robing
7:30 a.m. Student and faculty/VIP check in begins
7:30 a.m. Parent/guest check in begins/Doors to Hall B open
8:45 a.m. Doors to Hall B close prior to start of Main Ceremony
9 a.m. Main Ceremony begins with processional
11 a.m. Main Ceremony ends
Noon College Ceremony 1 begins (Armour College of Engineering, College of Architecture, Institute of Design)
Noon College Receptions begin for College of Computing, Lewis College of Science and Letters, Stuart School of Business
3 p.m. College Ceremony 2 begins (College of Computing, Lewis College of Science and Letters, Stuart School of Business)
3 p.m. College Receptions begin for Armour College of Engineering, College of Architecture, Institute of Design
EVENT DETAILS—ABOUT McCORMICK PLACE
All of Illinois Tech's Commencement celebrations will be held at the McCormick Place convention center in Chicago.
Below are some helpful details and resources for visitors to McCormick Place.
- General attendee information
- Map of McCormick Place (please note all Commencement events will be held in the North Building)
- Directions to McCormick Place
- Safety at McCormick Place (includes Evacuation Plan and Active Aggressor Preparedness)