Commencement: Graduation Checklist
- Verify your degree requirements in Self Service
Go to Current Students, and click "Self-Service" under Quicklinks. Click "My Academics" and then "View my unofficial transcript."
For questions or concerns about your degree requirements or completing your degree, please contact an Academic Advisor at 312.629.6800 as soon as possible.
- File your graduation application
Contact the Registration and Records office (Sullivan Center, 36 South Wabash Avenue, suite 1450 or 312.629.6700) to complete your Graduation Application [PDF]. Applications are due by April 1, 2016. You can complete your application in person at the Registration and Records office or by submitting the application to email@example.com.
- Arrange to receive your diploma
Verify the contact information on your graduation application, as diplomas will be mailed to the address on the application. If you wish to pick up your diploma at the Registration and Records office, please notify them by May 13, 2016. Diplomas will be available for pick-up in June.
- Clear all financial holds
Outstanding fees (e.g., tuition balance, library/media center fines) must be cleared before you receive your diploma. Check your financial status at Current Students, and click "Self-Service" under Quicklinks.
- Pick up your Alumni identification card
Visit the ARTICard office (Sharp Building, 37 South Wabash Avenue, suite 254) in June to pick up your Alumni identification card. For any questions call the ARTICard Office at 312.629.9362
- Plan for post-graduation
Check out Career and Professional Experience (CAPX)'s resource database or contact their office (Lakeview Building, 116 South Michigan Avenue, suite 1400) at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312.499.4130.