Date / Time
May 3, 2017 - May 7, 2017
UIC celebrates the Class of 2017 during its commencement ceremonies May 3–7. More than 5,300 degrees will be awarded at 14 college ceremonies.
Sheryl Underwood, comedian, UIC graduate and host of CBS daytime show “The Talk,” and Carlos Tortolero, founder and president of the National Museum of Mexican Art, will receive honorary degrees from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Miguel Ángel Mancera Espinosa, the mayor of Mexico City, will receive an honorary degree from the College of Medicine. Kevin Lynch, vice president of technology at Apple, will receive an honorary degree from the College of Engineering.