Saturday May 11, 2013, 2:00 p.m.
Indiana Convention Center - 100 S. Capitol Ave (Use Entrance on Capitol Ave.)
Map and Driving Directions to Indiana Convention Center
Parking for graduation
Do you plan to attend Spring Commencement Ceremony?
All Fall 2012, Spring 2013, and Summer 2013 graduates should fill out the (on-line) form to participate in the Commencement Ceremony. For those desiring to participate in Commencement, the application must be submitted by February 15, 2013 for the graduate's name to appear in the Commencement program. Students will find the form at Campus Connect by clicking on "APPLY TO GRADUATE."
Checklist for Graduation
Students do not need to pick up diplomas. Diplomas are mailed to students after grades are reported to the Registrar's Office, and Program Chairs certify that students meet requirements for graduation.
Date and Location
The Commencement Ceremony for Ivy Tech Community College ? Central Indiana is Saturday, May 11, 2013, 2:00 p.m. at the Indiana Convention Center, 100 S Capitol.
Students who will complete their degree requirements during the Summer 2013 session may participate in the Commencement Ceremony.
Graduates should arrive at Hall H in the Indiana Convention Center no later than 1:00 p.m. to line up for the processional. Signs will indicate the location of your school and program.
Be sure to leave all valuables, including purses and coats, with friends or family prior to the 1:00 p.m. line-up. Ivy Tech is not responsible for items left in the Indiana Convention Center.
The Commencement Ceremony lasts approximately 2 1/2 hours. Graduates' names will be announced as students cross the stage to be recognized. Family and friends are welcomed to attend.
Ordering Caps, Gowns, and Announcements
Order caps, gowns, and announcements at the Follett Bookstore at the North Meridian or Fairbanks Center. Sales begin on January 14, 2013.
Caps and gowns will arrive at the Follett Bookstores in early April. A limited number of caps and gowns will be available for last-minute purchase until May 11, 2013 for those who did not order in advance. Supplies are not guaranteed.
Students can use Financial Aid until January 30, 2013 to buy caps, gowns, and commencement items.
A limited selection of items is available at www.herffjones.com/college/graduation.
Women should wear a dress or skirt outfit and low-heeled, dark shoes. Men should wear slacks, shirt, tie, and dark shoes. Please iron or steam your robe before arriving for the ceremony.
The Indianapolis Marriott Downtown is offering a special rate of $129/night for May 10, 11, or 12 to Ivy Tech graduates and their families. The hotel is connected to the Convention Center via the Skywalk. Call 317-822-3500 and ask for the graduation rate and/or use this link: Book a room at Indianapolis Marriott Downtown at the graduation rate.
Questions about Graduation or Commencement
Student Services staff are happy to answer any question you may have about graduation, commencement, or ordering supplies. Contact any of these offices for guidance.
- Academic Advising Center:(317) 917-5715
- Alumni Association:(317) 916-7893
- Disability Support Services:(317) 921-4382
- Follett Bookstore ? North Meridian: (317) 921-4796
- Follett Bookstore ? Fairbanks: (317) 921-4658
- Registrar's Office: email@example.com
- Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs: (317) 921-4627