Commencement 2022

You did it! Let's celebrate!

On this page you'll find information about AE's Commencement Luncheon, links to The Grainger College and Campus Convocations,  a few tips for a stress-free photo shoot with Alma, and how to submit your name and photo so you'll be included in this year's Virtual Yearbook.

AE Commencement Luncheon

Saturday, May 14 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
iHotel and Conference Center, 1900 South First St., Champaign

The Department of Aerospace Engineering invites all graduating students, their guests, faculty, and staff to lunch.

The AE Commencement Luncheon is free for graduating students, faculty, and staff. There is a charge of $15 per guest.

Register by May 1 to attend

girl tossing cap with Alma

Tips for Photos with Alma

  • Order your regalia early so you can get photos prior to commencement weekend.
  • Try early morning or 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Check the Alma Cam just before you head over.

virtual yearbook page

Get your aeroface in the 2022 Virtual Yearbook

The 2022 Virtual Yearbook includes graduates from August 2021, December 2021, and May 2022. Send an email with your full name as you would like it to appear and a head and shoulders photo.