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Date: Thursday, May 9, 2024
Time: Processional at approx. 9:45 a.m., Ceremony at 10 a.m.
Location: Whitewater Hall parking lot (outdoors)
2325 Chester Blvd.
Richmond, IN 47374
Venue and parking
Commencement will be held at Whitewater Hall parking lot with a procession beginning at approx. 9:45 a.m.
On the day of the Commencement Ceremony, the main entrance at Chester Blvd. to campus will be closed except to graduates, faculty and designated vehicles. The public and travelers to Ivy Tech Community College will be directed to Cart Road for parking. Signage will direct traffic.
Use the link below to locate the venue and parking to plan your visit.
Photographs may be taken during the ceremony, but you may be restricted from certain areas. We contract a photographer to capture graduates in their caps and gowns holding their diploma covers as they step away from the stage. Proofs and order forms will be mailed after graduation, or you can preorder.
Our trained Commencement organizers provide services to graduates and guests who need accommodations. Please let us know two to three weeks before the ceremony if you need accommodations by contacting Terry Wiesehan at 765-973-8221 or email@example.com.
An ASL interpreter will be provided. Accessible seating is limited to the designated areas and space is limited, so there will be no reserved seating.
Weather and Safety
In the event of inclement weather the day of the event, students, families, and friends are encouraged to visit the university website and social accounts for updates and safety recommendations. Go to www.iue.edu or any of IU East’s social media accounts for the latest developments.
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Preorder digital or printed professional photos taken by GradImages during the procession lineup.Preorder photos
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Order personalized announcements, a class ring, or diploma frame through Herff Jones.Browse mementos