Graduation Information

June 2014 Commencement Information
Sunday, June 29, 2014
Rosemont Theatre, Rosemont Illinois
10:00 AM Graduate Ceremony; 2:00 PM Undergraduate Ceremony
DeVry University - Chicago Metro

Congratulations!

  1. If you believe you are graduating or wish to participate in the Chicago campus graduation ceremony please print a graduation application.
    Please click here for the Undergraduate Application (PDF 91.7kb)  Graduate Application (PDF 89.9kb).
  2. Next, contact Career Services 773-697-2071 to schedule an initial advising session with your Career Advisor. Your Career Advisor must sign-off on your graduation application before it is complete. These appointments can be completed over the phone for students outside of Illinois.
  3. Finally, submit your graduation application to the Chicago Campus Registrar's Office 773-697-2593 in-person or via fax 773-929-6279.
    The Chicago Campus is located at: 3300 N. Campbell Ave., Chicago, IL 60618 Student Central Room 124.

Graduation Information:

When - Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM for Graduate (Keller Graduate School of Management) students; 2:00 PM for Undergraduate (DeVry University) students. Students should arrive promptly for check-in at 8:45 AM for the first ceremony and at 12:45 PM for the second ceremony.   
Where - Graduation will be held at the Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N River Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018.

Directions and Parking Information:

Rosemont Directions and Parking Information

Requirements
The Registrar can verify your graduation status and the spelling of your name that will appear on your diploma. Please contact the Registrar's Office at 773-697-2595.

To ensure your financial obligations are resolved, visit Financial Services (Rockwell building room 124) to verify your accounts. All potential graduates must have an "Exit Interview" with Financial Services.

Caps & Gowns, Class Rings, Diploma Frames, Announcements, & More

Cap and Gown order deadline:   May 20, 2014 (please contact Jostens for late charge ordering information)
Caps and Gowns have been a tradition in higher education as recognition for student success. DeVry works with outside vendors to provide students with quality regalia for the day of commencement.

Jostens can be contacted 2 ways:

** Order now, waiting will result in an additional rush fee.

TASSEL COLORS
Associate Degrees
Electronics & Computer Technology - Orange
Health Information Technology - Gold
Network Systems Administration - Orange
Web Graphic Design - Brown 

Bachelor's Degrees 
Computer Engineering Technology - Orange
Electronic Engineering Technology - Orange
Biomedical Engineering Technology -Orange 
Justice Administration - White
Communication - White 
Business Administration (including all specializations) - Drab (Beige)
Technical Management - Drab (Beige)
Computer Information Systems - Orange
Game & Simulation Programming - Orange
Multimedia Design & Development - Brown
Network & Communications Management - Orange

Master's Degrees 
All Programs - Black

HONORS (Honors are based on the Cumulative GPA from the term before the Graduation)

Baccalaureate Honors:
Cum Laude
3.50 - 3.69

Magna Cum Laude
3.70 - 3.89
 
Summa Cum Laude
3.90 - 4.00

Associate Honors:
With Honors
3.50 and above


PICTURES 
DeVry University has professional photographers come to graduation. At Graduation individual pictures are taken of each student receiving the diploma and after walking off the stage. Students will receive a free passport-size photo 2-3 weeks after graduation.

GradImages Pictures

VIDEO
Each graduation ceremony is video-taped by TGS Video Communications and is available for purchase. 

TGS Order Form (PDF 102kb)

EXPECTATIONS
All graduates are asked to read through our Guide to Commencement Exercises packet in the sessions leading up to your projected graduation date to familiarize themselves with the schedule for the day, protocol and graduate expectations:

Guide To Commencement Excercises (PDF 545kb)

KELLER GRADUATES

Please RSVP if you are a Keller student and plan to attend graduation.

RSVPKeller@Keller.edu

QUESTIONS?
For all other questions or information regarding the ceremony please contact Chicago Career Services at 773-697-2071 or chi-careerservicesad@devry.edu.


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