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​​​May 2014 Commencement Participation Information 

Dear Prospective May 2014 Graduates:

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation.  Remember, graduation refers to the actual fulfillment of degree requirements resulting in the conferral of a degree and diploma.  Students must submit an "intent to graduate" form and complete a "graduation application" form with the Registrar's Office.  If you have any questions regarding your degree requirements or eligibility, please contact the Office of the Registrar at (708) 524-6774 or  All graduates will be assessed a graduation fee of $50.  This does not include academic regalia.  If you are not participating in the Commencement Ceremony, you need only to pay the graduation fee. Your student account must be paid in full in order to pick up your tickets, regalia and to participate in the Commencement Ceremony. 

Commencement is a ceremony for you, your family, friends and the Dominican University community to celebrate your accomplishments.  The May 2014 Commencement Ceremonies will be held off-campus on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the UIC Forum.

The Undergraduate Ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m.Forum-front.jpg

The Graduate Ceremony will begin at 3 p.m.

The deadline to complete the Participation Form for the Saturday, May 3, 2014 Commencement Ceremony is Wednesday, February 26, 2014.  We will accept late participation forms until March 14, but all students that do not complete the participation form by the deadline (Wednesday, February 26) will be charged an additional $12.00 late fee for their regalia.

Students:  All students must complete the Participation Form, regardless of whether or not you are participating.  Please note that after you click the appropriate registration form below you will need to login using your MyDU credentials if you are currently not signed in.  If you have any problems accessing the form, please contact your school representative.  

Undergraduate Candidates: Click here to complete the Online UNDERGRADUATE Ceremony Participation Form​​​

Graduate Candidates:  Click here to complete the Online GRADUATE Ceremony Participation Form

Faculty and Staff Registration: Click here to complete the Faculty and Staff Registration Form for the May 3 Commencement Ceremonies.

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​For more information please visit the Commencement website. ​