Dec 14 2019

Class of 1969 Golden Graduates 50th Anniversary Graduation Celebration

December 14, 2019

9:30 AM - 4:45 PM

50th Anniversary Golden Graduation


Chicago, IL 60612

We are delighted to welcome the Class of 1969 alumni Golden Graduates back to campus! Please join the UIC Alumni Association, with Chancellor Michael Amiridis, for the fall 2019 commencement ceremony and a 50th anniversary graduation celebration on December 14.

Please feel free to bring any UIC memorabilia that you have from your time as a student that you would like to share with your classmates. UIC Archives is also helping us pull together items for you to look at that will be displayed in the Pier Room during registration.


9:00 a.m.
Pier Room, Student Center East

9:30 a.m.     
Now and Then Presentation: Celebrating the Class of 1969
Inner Circle, Student Center East

10:30 a.m.
Campus Tour
Leaving from Student Center East, Bookstore

11:30 a.m.          
Rooms A,B & C, Student Services Building

1:00 p.m.
Golden Grads Group Photo
Building Lobby, Student Services Building

1:30 p.m.
Golden Grads Line Up for Commencement Ceremony
Credit Union 1 Arena

2:00 p.m.
Commencement Ceremony
Credit Union 1 Arena

2:45 p.m.
First Bus back to Halsted Street Parking Structure to Credit Union 1 Arena

4:45 p.m.
Last Bus back to Halsted Street Parking Structure to Credit Union 1 Arena

Additional Ceremony Information
Special reserved seating will be available at the Credit Union 1 Arena for all Golden Graduates and their guests. Additional guest tickets are available for the Commencement ceremony ONLY.  Please indicate the number additional tickets you will need on the RSVP form.

Parking Information
Halsted Street Parking Structure
760 West Taylor Street
Chicago, Illinois 60607

When you arrive at the parking garage, take a ticket and keep it with you. Parking passes will be available at registration. When you leave the parking garage, please turn in the ticket and the complimentary pass to the parking attendance. Buses will run between Student Center East (SCE) (formerly Chicago Circle Center) and the ceremony location.




Audra Schuler

Date posted

Jun 17, 2019

Date updated

Dec 2, 2019