Celebrating Our Summer & Fall 2022 Graduates

The entire Concordia University Chicago community is excited for graduation to celebrate our students’ academic achievements. Whether you celebrate with us in person or online, the Commencement Ceremony honors your Concordia experience as you continue to grow as an individual and child of God.


Friday, Dec. 16, 2022

Doctoral Commencement Ceremony 4 p.m.
Geiseman Gymnasium

Baccalaureate Service of Praise & Thanksgiving 7:30 p.m.
Chapel of Our Lord

Saturday, Dec. 17, 2022

Bachelor's Commencement Ceremony 10 a.m.
Geiseman Gymnasium

Master’s Commencement Ceremony 3 p.m.
Geiseman Gymnasium

Events above take place at 7400 Augusta St River Forest IL
All services will be streamed online at CUChicago.edu/Live


Commencement Ceremony Registration will open in early October. Graduates will receive four (4) digital guest tickets upon registration. Additional tickets, if available, can be requested by graduates on the day of the ceremony at check-in until depleted. The check-in table officially opens one hour before each ceremony.

Current University COVID-19 protocols do not require masks or vaccines to attend. Up-to-date information is always available online.

Graduates’ Frequently Asked Questions can be answered on the General Commencement Information Page. 

Please note degree completion is a separate process from the commencement ceremony. Graduates receive diplomas once a comprehensive degree audit is completed.