All students who complete their degree at City Colleges of Chicago in Summer 2016, Fall 2016, or Spring 2017 are invited to be officially recognized as a Class of 2017 graduate during our annual commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at the UIC Pavilion (525 South Racine Avenue, Chicago). Be sure to mark your calendar now to celebrate your accomplishments with classmates, family, friends, and the entire City Colleges community.

To participate in this year’s ceremony, you must complete the following no later than Monday, April 17th:  

1. Confirm your participation
To confirm your participation, please fill out this form. Log in as a “returning user” with your CCC student email address as your username and your student ID number as your password. If you cannot remember your CCC email or ID number, contact your Registrar’s Office.

2. Purchase your cap, gown, and tassel

If you do not already have them, you can order your cap, gown, and tassel online.

For a list of other things you should do to prepare for graduation, please see our graduate checklist. For more information about the ceremony, to learn how to get tickets for your friends and family, and share your story, please visit If you have any questions, contact us at