December Graduation Reception

The College of Media will hold an in-person reception for December graduates of the College of Media. The Media December graduation celebration will be a reception with light lunch. Faculty and staff will be present and there will be short remarks from the Dean. Students will be individually recognized, but there will not be a ceremony as part of the celebration. All December graduates are invited to return for the full Convocation ceremony in May.

Sunday, December 10, 2023
12:30-2:00 p.m.

Alice Campbell Alumni Center
601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana

Please RSVP here by Friday, Dec. 1. Each graduate is invited to bring up to 3 guests to join them at the celebration.

All graduates are also asked to upload a photo to be used during the graduation celebration. Please upload your photo to this Box folder by Friday, Nov. 17. 

Graduates are invited to wear academic regalia (cap and gown) for the celebration. Regalia is available for rental through Herff Jones and will be shipped directly to students. The early discounted rate ends Wednesday, November 8, at 10:59 p.m. Central Time.  Academic regalia is not required at this event. Business casual attire is requested.

We look forward to celebrating you and your accomplishments and hope you will join us on December 10. We also hope that you will plan to participate in the May graduation festivities, which will take place on Sunday, May 12, 2023. Please contact Lisa Gibson at with any questions.