Convocation 2021

Congratulations on earning your degree! To mark this important accomplishment, you are invited to participate in the Undergraduate Physics and Astronomy Convocation, to be held virtually on May 15, 2021 at 12:30 p.m., directly after the University Commencement Ceremony.  We hope you and your family will join us to celebrate your noteworthy efforts and achievement of the past four years. This event will be recorded and posted below after the event.

Place: Virtual through Zoom [Link will be sent to all graduates-graduates are encouraged to invite their family & friends]
Who: Physics and Astronomy Graduates of August 2020, December 2020, and May 2021 and their family and friends
Schedule: TBA

Registration for the Physics and Astronomy Convocation is now open here: , please take a second and fill this out. In addition to Convocation registration, it also contains exit survey questions. These questions are incredibly important in allowing the department to keep in contact with you as well as determining the placement of our graduates.


For information on the University-wide Commencement ceremony, visit If you have questions about Commencement, please contact the Committee on Commencement at 217.333.8834 or



Coordinator of Undergraduate Recruiting, Research, and Placement 
The Grainger College of Engineering
290Q Loomis Laboratory
1110 W. Green St. | MC 704
Urbana, IL 61801
217.300.9957 |