Information for UIS Faculty 2012

UIS held its 41st Commencement Ceremony at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Illinois on May 12, 2012 at 2pm.

UIS Commencement

Faculty Participation/Regalia

Faculty should have submitted the online Faculty Participation and Regalia form to indicate whether or not they will be participating in commencement and if so, whether or not regalia is needed. The deadline to submit the online form was Friday, March 2, 2012.


If you are a platform party or faculty member participating in the 2012 commencement ceremony, you will be allowed to park in the 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. After 1:30 p.m. this lot will be open to the paying public.

Ceremony Information

Please plan to arrive in the Faculty Robing Room by 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, 2012.  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.