December 06, 2011
DeKalb, Ill. — Northern Illinois University will hold commencement Saturday, Dec. 10, and Sunday, Dec. 11, at the university’s Convocation Center in DeKalb. The media are welcome to attend and cover these ceremonies.
NIU COMMENCEMENT SCHEDULE
Saturday, Dec. 10: Graduate School ceremonies
Graduate School ceremony at 4 p.m. combining doctoral, masters and performer’s certificate candidates
(doors open at 2:30 p.m.)
Sunday, Dec. 11: Undergraduate ceremonies
Ceremony One – 9:30 a.m.
(doors open at 8 a.m.)
Ceremony Two – 2 p.m.
(doors open at 12:30 pm)
Live streamed video of the ceremonies will be provided online by NIU Media Services at http://www.niu.edu/commencement/, and VHS and DVD copies of the video can be ordered from the same site.
For more information, visit http://www.convocenter.niu.edu/commencement/index.html.
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Editor’s Note: As these are ticketed events, media representatives who plan to attend for the purpose of covering the event are asked to call (815) 752-6800 to obtain a media pass.
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Media Contact: NIU Convocation Center