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School of Communication Convocation

We look forward to the SoC Convocation on June 13, 2022 in at the Welsh-Ryan Arena at 5 pm! The ceremony is expected to conclude by 7:30 pm and will be followed by a light reception.

Key Details

  • When:  School of Communication Convocation for undergraduates and graduate students in the MS SLL and AuD Clinical Doctorate programs at 5:00 p.m. on June 13, 2022. Doors open at 4:00 p.m. Graduates should arrive in regalia between 4-4:15 pm.
  • Where: Welsh-Ryan Arena, 2705 Ashland Avenue, Evanston, IL
  • Reception: Immediately following the conclusion of the convocation
  • Security in Welsh-Ryan Arena: Large items that would obstruct others’ views and weapons are prohibited. Guests will enter the arena through magnetometers.

Information regarding NU’s commencement can be found here:

COVID-19 Considerations
All visitors to Northwestern’s campus must adhere to the University’s safety protocols, which are based on current public health guidelines. All graduates and guests must also monitor symptoms and avoid campus if you are experiencing COVID-19-related symptoms.

Convocation Livestream
The convocation ceremony will be livestreamed for those who are not able to join us in person.

Diplomas for Spring Graduates will be mailed to your permanent address listed on CAESAR approximately 6 weeks after graduation. Please make sure to check that your permanent home address is correctly listed on CAESAR to avoid delay in delivery.

Please contact Tricia David at with questions. We look forward to celebrating your accomplishments on June 13!