Request for Special Accommodations

Accommodation requests for both the University and Law School ceremonies are handled by the University. Candidates who need special accommodations (early access, special seating, special parking, etc.) for themselves or their guests and candidates who need special arrangements for religious reasons should contact the Convocation staff in the Office of University Events and Ceremonies by Friday, May 27, 2016.  Please telephone (773) 702-2513 or e-mail In your message, please clearly indicate whether your needs are for the 527th Convocation on Saturday morning, the Law School’s Diploma & Hooding Ceremony, or both. 

Please note: The University does not provide wheelchairs.  Individuals are responsible for bringing their own.  Please confer with your guests in advance about any special needs to avoid having wheelchair-bound guests arrive without wheelchair-accessible seating available.