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2014 Schedule of Commencement Events and Activities

2014 Commencement For a complete list of events and information specifically pertaining to both students and parents of the Class of 2014, please see our Commencement Brochure. For Commencement reservations, please fill out and submit the Commencement Form. For additional information, please contact the Office of Development and Alumni Relations at 217.245.3046.


82nd Annual Phi Beta Kappa Installation Ceremony (members only), 6 p.m.
Faculty-Trustee Room, Tanner Hall

Phi Beta Kappa Dinner, Remarks by Jessica Rubino '07, 6:45 p.m.
Cummings Dining Hall


Golden Club Alumni Mixer/Reunions for the Classes of 1939, 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959 and 1964,
4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Alumni House

Osage Orange Festival, 6 p.m.
Steuer Walkway


Illinois College Bookstore Hours, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Abraham Lincoln Hall

Class of 1964 50th Reunion Luncheon, 12 noon
Jacksonville Country Club

Class of 2014 Commencement Rehearsal, 1 p.m.
Historic Upper Quadrangle (rain location: Bruner Fitness and Recreation Center, Sherman Gymnasium)

2nd Annual Literary Society Pre-Love Feast Social, 3 to 5 p.m.
Steuer Walkway

Literary Society Love Feasts

:: Chi Beta :: Jacksonville First Baptist Church, 1701 Mound Road, 6:30 p.m., $17
:: Gamma Delta :: Smith House, 5:30 p.m., desserts will be served free of charge
:: Gamma Nu :: Lower Baxter Hall, 5 p.m., productions will be showcased, and refreshments served
:: Phi Alpha :: Jacksonville Elks Club, 231 West Morgan Street, 5 p.m., $15
:: Pi Pi Rho :: Pi Pi Rho Hall, 1005 Edgehill Road, 5 p.m., $5
:: Sigma Phi Epsilon :: Bogart's Banquet Hall, 5:30 p.m., $15
:: Sigma Pi :: Jacksonville Country Club, Card Room, 5:30 p.m. cocktails, 6:30 p.m. dinner, $25


Illinois College Bookstore Hours, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Abraham Lincoln Hall

Baccalaureate Prelude Music, 10 a.m.
featuring the Illinois College Department of Music
Rammelkamp Chapel

Baccalaureate Service, 10:30 a.m.
Rammelkamp Chapel

Luncheon for Graduates and Their Families, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cummings Dining Hall

Family/Faculty Open House, 12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Barnes House

Master of Arts in Education Graduate Reception, 1 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Parker Science Building Rotunda

180th Commencement, 3 p.m.
Historic Upper Quadrangle

Live Video Stream
For those family members and friends who are unable to attend Commencement, the College offers a live video stream of the ceremony beginning at 3 p.m.
View the live video stream.


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