Ticket Information

Each graduate will be allocated at least SIX tickets to Commencement. Additional tickets may be requested via the Additional Ticket Request Form by Friday, April 19, 2024—additional ticket requests will be approved as availability allows. All tickets will be distributed at Grad Fest, in the Chicago-Kent lobby from 10 a.m.–6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2024. You MUST pick up your Commencement tickets this day or designate someone to pick them up for you and email commencement@kentlaw.iit.edu with their full name.

  • Graduates do not need a ticket.
  • Any child under the age of two does not need a ticket.
  • Alumni Legacy Hooders do not need tickets.

We encourage graduates who are not using all of their allotted tickets to give to others in need. Please note that selling, buying, and/or reproducing Commencement tickets is strictly forbidden. 

The Chicago-Kent Commencement Ceremony will also be live-streamed via Chicago-Kent's YouTube channel. Please contact commencement@kentlaw.iit.edu with any questions.


Hotel Recommendations
Below is a list of recommended hotels, near the UIC Forum. Please note, that Chicago-Kent does not have room blocks for any hotels. 

Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago-Downtown
506 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 957-9100

Hyatt Place Chicago – Medical/University District
1835 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 341-1234

Crowne Plaza Chicago West Loop
25 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661
(312) 829-5000

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Central Loop
245 S Franklin St, Chicago, IL 60606
(773) 809-6860