Pick up regalia, tickets and more at commencement kick off event

2016 college graduates
College of Education students celebrate their graduation in 2016. (DePaul University/Jeff Carrion)
DePaul graduates and faculty attending commencement should make plans to pick up their regalia next week at Commencement Kick Off Events held on both campuses. For more information, visit the DePaul Commencement website.

Monday, June 4 - Tuesday, June 5
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Lincoln Park Student Center, first floor
2250 N. Sheffield Ave.

For students and faculty in:

College of Education
School of Music
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
College of Science and Health

Wednesday, June 6 - Thursday, June 7
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
DePaul Center Concourse
1 E. Jackson Blvd.

For students and faculty in:

College of Computing and Digital Media
College of Communication
School for New Learning
Driehaus College of Business

Monday, June 4 - Thursday, June 7
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The Theatre School
2350 N. Racine Ave., room 510

  • For students and faculty in The Theatre School
In addition to cap and gown pickup, other highlights of Commencement Kick Off include:
  • Ticket pickup and other ceremony information by the Office of University Events
  • Clear bag giveaway by Alumni Relations
  • Reader card pickup and last-minute information from college offices
  • Student photos by Grad Images
  • Commencement accessories for sale by the DePaul Bookstore
  • Career survey administered by Career Center
  • Appearances by DIBS, DePaul's mascot
It is very important that you pick up your cap and gown on one of these dates. If you are unable to come yourself, you may send another person-with written permission signed by you and with your student ID number-to pick up your cap, gown and tickets.

Ceremony Information

Graduating students and faculty who are participating in commencement can find information on each ceremony on the DePaul commencement website.  

The website also has information to prepare students and their guests for the ceremony and instructions for faculty participation.

Prepare for Wintrust Arena's Bag Policy

Graduating students and their guests who plan to attend commencement should review Wintrust Arena's strict bag and purse policy well in advance of commencement day.