The Class of 2017 will graduate at 10:15 a.m. on May 13, 2017 at Ravinia Festival Park in Highland Park, Illinois – about 11 miles south of campus. Tickets are required to attend, but we’ll broadcast the ceremony live online beginning at 10:15 a.m.
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Watch the ceremony online
The College’s 138th Commencement will be live broadcasted online Saturday, May 7 starting at 10:15 a.m. Tune in to hear renowned political strategist, commentator, and author David Axelrod give the address.
The Chicago Tribune’s Lake Forester newspaper interviewed David Axelrod, this year’s Commencement speaker, on what he will say when he steps up to the podium and addresses the College’s 2016 graduating class on May 7.