Class of 2008 Graduation Information
The Office of Alumni Relations
is pleased to be planning your commencement. Commencement
details and FAQs are available on the Commencement
Portal at www.kentlaw.edu/commencement.
This site is updated regularly. It is your responsibility
to check the site and your kent email frequently for the
most up to date information.
Required Graduation Forms
In order to graduate,
all students must submit the following
- The Application for Graduation
with the Office of the Registrar, which was due
Tuesday, February 5.
If you have not filled out
this form, and you intend to graduate in May, please visit
the Registrar's office immediately.
In order to participate
in the commencement ceremony on May 18, 2008,
must submit the following forms:
- The Graduate Information
Form with the Office of Alumni Relations, submitted
no later than Tuesday,
April 1. Click
here to access your graduate information form. All
information is strictly confidential.
- The Cap and Gown Order Form.
Caps and Gowns are complimentary from the Office of Alumni
Relations, however a late fee will be charged after Tuesday,
April 1. Click
here to access the cap and gown form. For more information,
visit the Cap and
Please Note: There
are two different graduation forms.
The Votes Are In
The Class of 2008 Class Gift Committee is pleased to announce
that 65% of respondents chose building
signage for the Class Gift project, with the
goal of increasing Kent's visiblity in the West Loop. For
more information visit www.kentlaw.edu/classgift.
Make your Pledge or Gift Today!
Promote a lasting legacy to Chicago-Kent by supporting
the Class Gift. The more money we raise, the better the
outside building signage. The class gift goal is to raise
$11,000 and beat the Class of 2006’s record of $10,500.
If this were a reality show, it would be called Chicago-Kent
Class of 2008 Rocks…Let’s trample Northwestern University
(85% participation in the 2007 class gift ) and U of I (75%
participation in the 2007 Class Gift ) and reach 100% participation.
We can do it!
Everyone who donates will be recognized for their generosity
weekly and will be presented a handsome school-emblem
zipper pull for their graduation robes.
Suggested giving levels:
- $40 The Apprentice
- $75 Survivor
- $100 Amazing Race
- $250 Dancing with the Stars
- $500 American Idol
No script writers needed!
2008 Class Gift Kick Off Reception
The 2008 Class Gift Committee will host a Wine,
Cheese & Chocolate kick-off reception on
February 20, 2008. Join us and to learn more about your
building signage project!
Wednesday, February 20, 2008
4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Lobby / Judges' Wall
Questions? Please email Tanya
Pietrkowski or call 312-906-5243.
Join the Class Gift Committee
If you are interested in joining the Class
Gift Committee, now is a good time to sign up. Email Tanya
Pietrkowski or call 312-906-5243
2008 Class Gift Committee