Spring Convocation 2021

2021 Commencement will include both an in-person individual, private Stage Crossing experience and an online celebration featuring a virtual conferral of degrees.

University-Wide Online Commencement Celebration

The University-Wide Online Commencement Celebration will be held Saturday, May 15th, 2021, 12:00 pm (Central Time). More information can be found on the Commencement website http://go.illinois.edu/celebration.

Unit Celebration

The Political Science & International Interdisciplinary Studies Convocation Ceremony has traditionally celebrated graduates from the following units:

  • Political Science
  • Global Studies
  • Individual Plans of Study
  • European Union Studies
  • African Studies
  • Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies
  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • South Asian & Middle Eastern Studies

A virtual convocation video will be available on Saturday, May 15th at 1:30pm (Central Time). Graduates will have the opportunity to submit a graduation slide to be individually recognized in the virtual ceremony.

Slides can be submitted here by Monday, April 26th at 11:59pm (Central Time).

Any questions should be directed to Jessica Tran at jessicat@illinois.edu.