Class of 2022 Graduation Ceremony

Reported by on 5/25/22

Sunday, May 29, 2022

Location: NIU Convocation Center, 1525 W. Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115

Time: processional starts at 10:00 am -- Seniors report at 9:00 am | Doors open for families and guests at 9:00 am

Seniors report to NIU in their cap and gown and report to Victor E. Gym. Parking lot opens at 8:30 am. Doors open for guests at 9:00 am. Cap and gowns will be returned immediately following graduation on Sunday, May 29, so seniors are encouraged to take pictures prior to graduation.

Graduation Attire - Business professional attire is to be worn for the commencement. Gym shoes, flip flops, and blue jeans are not allowed. Students who are not properly dressed will not be allowed to participate in the ceremony. Gowns must be returned at the conclusion of the ceremony.

Students are only allowed to wear their gold cords and students are not allowed to decorate their caps.