Information for UIS Faculty 2011

UIS held its 40th Commencement Ceremony at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Illinois on May 14, 2011 at 2pm.

UIS Commencement

Faculty Regalia

If you completed the Faculty Regalia Form and requested that regalia be ordered for you, your regalia will be delivered to your deans office in late April. If your participation plans change, please contact Aleta Carlberg via email at or phone at 217-206-8295 immediately!


If you are participating in the 2011 commencement ceremony you will be provided a complimentary parking pass for the Sangamon County Parking Lot.  The Sangamon County parking lot is located at the corner of 9th and Adams Streets with the entrance to the lot off Adams Street.

Please the sign the back of the parking pass and give pass to the attendant on duty.

Parking passes are valid until 1:30 p.m. on the day of commencement.  After 1:30 p.m. this lot will be open to the paying public.

You may pick up your parking pass in UHB 1071 anytime between the hours of 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 2 through Noon on Friday, May 13.

Ceremony Information

Please plan to arrive in the Faculty Robing Room by 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2011.  The Faculty Robing Room will be located on the lower level of Prairie Capital Convention Center (The Center) in Room B11A.

Robe return will be down the hall in Room B11B.