Graduation Ceremony FAQs
How many graduation tickets will each student receive?
Five (5). Graduates do not need a ticket to participate in the ceremony.
When will students receive graduation tickets?
Immediately following rehearsal at Northwestern’s Welsh-Ryan Arena
Will graduation ceremony photos be taken at the commencement ceremony?
Yes; Stuart-Rodgers Photography will be on-site to take Graduation Ceremony Photos. More information can be found HERE.
How do I get a yard sign?
Students will be able to pick up a senior gift from the Boosters, a Class of 2023 yard sign at Cap & Gown Pick-up on May 18.
When and where is the graduation rehearsal?
TBD, Welsh-Ryan Arena
Is it mandatory for students to attend graduation rehearsal?
When is graduation?
Sunday, May 21, 2023 at Welsh-Ryan Arena
What time is graduation?
What time do senior students need to arrive at Welsh-Ryan Arena for the graduation ceremony?
How long will the graduation ceremony last?
Approximately 2 hours (start to finish)
When will Diplomas be distributed?
Immediately after graduation, on site.
Is Welsh-Ryan Arena air-conditioned?
Is accessible parking available at Welsh-Ryan Arena?
Does Welsh-Ryan Arena have accessible seating?
Is seating in Welsh-Ryan Arena assigned?
No, seating is on a first-come, first-served basis
What is the address for Welsh-Ryan Arena?
2705 Ashland Ave., Evanston, IL 60208 (McGaw Memorial Hall)