About the Celebrations

2021 Commencement will include both an in-person individual, private Stage Crossing experience and an online celebration featuring a virtual conferral of degrees. 2021 and 2020 graduates can expect to receive more details about the Stage Crossing and the online celebration via email.

We absolutely understand the importance of Commencement at Illinois, and we are committed to doing everything we can to celebrate the success of Illinois graduates while working to maximize the health and safety of our community. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we work to create experiences that honor our graduating students.

Learn about the Stage Crossing and view the Stage Crossing FAQ.

Learn about the Online Commencement Celebration.

Share the milestone

No matter where they are, graduates can search for their name and download a slide to share on social media.