|Congratulations seniors on your upcoming graduation!
Illinois Wesleyan University will celebrate Commencement on Sunday, May 7, 2023.
Due to inclement weather, the ceremony will be held indoors in the Shirk Center on
campus. The ceremony will begin at 1:00 p.m. and typically lasts for about two hours. There
are no tickets required or attendance limitations.
Please note that the arena where the ceremony will be held is not air conditioned
so please dress comfortably.
Information for Indoor Ceremony
|As much as we had hoped to be outdoors, the weather and the forecasting has just not
Graduates, please arrive to the Performance Gym / Basketball Arena by 12:15 p.m. Line
up for the processional will begin at 12:20 p.m.
Guests, you may enter through the parking lot door on the east side. This is the floor
the ceremony will be held. If you need to drop someone off at the door, you may do
that, and then go park. If you enter through the front south doors, you will come
down the stairs to the activity arena for the ceremony.
Water, iced tea, and lemonade will be available in the practice gym before, during,
and after the ceremony. The practice gym is just inside the east door.
View Commencement 2023 Photo Gallery
Welcome to the IWU Alumni Association
|As an IWU alum, you are automatically considered a member of the Alumni Association,
which comes with benefits at no charge.