Graduation Information

Commencement Ceremony 

Monday, May 20, 2024 @ 4:00 p.m.

Northern Illinois University Convocation Center

1525 West Lincoln Highway

DeKalb, IL  60115

Driving Directions to NIU

Google Maps Driving Directions

NIU Parking  Map

Convocation Center Map

Senior Communications

Click the links below for Senior Communications (links will be posted when we get closer to the date)

Guests with Special Needs 

Special Needs Parking


The Class of 2024 ceremony will be live-streamed on the D303 YouTube channel. Click the link to watch the ceremony in real time.


Grad Images will be on hand to take pictures of each graduate as they receive their diploma.

Once the photos are ready, students will be emailed and/or mailed their proofs. Students can also visit the website at and type in their last name, school, and graduation year to see their proofs. Students can also call the Grad Images Customer Service Department at (800) 261-2576 or email

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