Information for Graduates
UI College of Medicine 138th Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 8, 2020

2 PM – 4:30 PM

Credit Union 1 Arena 525 Racine Avenue (Formerly known as the UIC Pavilion)

Approximate Event Timing

1:00 p.m. Arena doors open for guest seating; there are no tickets & seating is unlimited.

Students must arrive NO LATER THAN 1:15 p.m. to the Credit Union 1 Arena Garage, located on Harrison Street next to the Credit Union 1 Arena.

Ceremony begins at 2:00 p.m. and ends at approximately 4:30 p.m.

Tickets are not needed for this event.

Student Regalia

Medical students should wait for further notification before ordering regalia. Contact Janine Sacco at if you have questions regarding student regalia.


Free parking at the Credit Union 1 Arena lots.

Seating is available for disabled/hearing impaired students, faculty and guests.
To make arrangements, please contact Credit Union 1 Arena staff by phone at 413-5700 by May 1st.  On the event day, UIC staff will assist students or guests. Closed caption is provided to the benefit of students and guests who are hearing impaired.