Commencement Weekend May 5-7, 2023

ATTENTION: Cap & Gown must be ordered by March 10th. Click HERE to order.

Commencement is one of the most exciting events of the year at North Central College — and for the graduates, families and friends involved, it's also one of the most memorable. We invite you to participate in the Commencement celebration. Please check out the full weekend schedule, frequently asked questions and all things commencement on this website.

This year's ceremony will take place at the Residence Hall/Recreation Center. Please note commencement attendees will not need tickets to enter the ceremony this year. Seating will be first-come, first-serve with doors opening at 10:30am, the processional at 11:40am and the ceremony beginning at Noon on Sunday, May 7.

Note: The daily schedule for May 5-7, 2023 events is currently tentative and will be updated soon.

Commencement Resources

Flower ordering

Parking Map

Spanish Translation Info - link coming soon

Order Commemorative Brick

Where To Stay/Hotel Partners

Class Gift 2023

Alumni Resources

Even after graduation, you're still an important part of the North Central family. We welcome you back on campus anytime, especially during Homecoming and other annual alumni events. Once a Cardinal, always a Cardinal.