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December 2020 Virtual Celebration

Diplomas will be mailed and graduates will be invited to participate in future in-person ceremonies when it is safe to gather again. 

All graduates will receive a congratulatory video including comments from commencement speakers on December 19. Additionally, once diplomas are mailed from the university, The Grainger College of Engineering will mail a celebration package to you. 

If you have any questions, contact Vicky Shimkus at

Diploma Covers

Diploma Covers are available for order from the Illini Union Bookstore.

Speaker: Alumna Catherine Koerner (BS, MS - Aerospace Engineering), Orion Program Manager with NASA.