Aurora University

Commencement

Congratulations!

You've worked hard and we can't wait to celebrate your academic accomplishments. For more information about commencement, please refer to your ceremony location below. Due to the evolving nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, these dates and locations are subject to change.

Aurora University
Saturday, December 11, 2021
9 a.m. — Undergraduate Ceremony
1 p.m. — Graduate Ceremony
Thornton Gymnasium
* Summer and fall 2021 graduation candidates from Aurora, AU Online, and AU Woodstock Center
George Williams College
Friday, May 6, 2022
Ferro Pavilion
* Fall 2021 GWC graduation candidates and spring and summer 2022 graduation candidates from GWC and AU Woodstock Center

Based on current guidance, all graduates and their guests will be required to wear a face covering indoors and show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result taken within 72 hours of the ceremony. Aurora University reserves the right to add additional safety measures based on the most current local and state guidelines pertaining to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

For more information on eligible ceremony participation, location, and future ceremony dates, please click here.