- Commencement Information:
- Your Commencement is Sunday, May 16, 2010
- FALL GRADS: Graduate Survey due December 11!
- February 2 to 4: Composite photo sittings
- Out of Town Graduates
- Alumni Career Advisor Network
- Search for an Advisor
- Student Organization Services
- Student Org Leaders: Want to Connect with Alumni?
Chicago-Kent is now LinkedIn:
- Join our LinkedIn Group
Fall 2009 and Spring 2010 Graduates: The Office of Alumni Relations is your home for Commencement 2010! Your official commencement ceremony will take place Sunday, May 16, 2010 at 2:30 pm at the UIC Forum, 725 W Roosevelt Rd., Chicago, IL 60608.
Please watch your kentlaw.edu email for announcements and updates throughout the year. For more information, including FAQs, please visit the Commencement Portal online.
Fall 2009 Graduates (both J.D. & LL.M.)
Attention Fall 2009 Graduates! We are excited to welcome you into the Chicago-Kent Alumni Community, but first, we’d like to learn a little more about you…so please take a few moments to fill out the law school’s mandatory graduate survey. All information is strictly confidential.
If you are graduating in Fall 2009, this form MUST be completed by Friday, December 11.
This form is MANDATORY in order to graduate. Please note, this survey is ONLY for Fall 2009 Graduates.
February 2 to 4: Composite Photo Sittings
If you’ve been to the 3rd floor, you’ve seen the composite photos of the most recent class as well as classes all the way back to 1893. Now it’s your turn! The photos are quick and FREE! You are under no obligation to purchase a photo, and it doesn’t cost anything to be included in the composite.
If you missed the Fall sittings, please be sure to sign up for a slot on the following dates:
Tuesday, February 2, 2010
Wednesday February 3, 2010
Thursday, February 4, 2010
Fifteen minute slots, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ~
To sign up, please visit the Office of Alumni Relations in Suite 310 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 6:00 PM beginning Tuesday, January 19, 2010. Evening students ONLY may email time slot requests to email@example.com.
Slots are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you are able to take a daytime slot, we ask that you reserve the slots from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. for evening students.
Please visit the Composite Photos page on the Commencement Portal for details on purchasing photos, suggested attire and other information.
Out of Town Graduates
If you will not be in the Chicagoland area during Spring 2010 and are planning to participate in the Commencement ceremony, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange for tickets, cap and gown, and other graduation information as soon as possible.
Please visit the Commencement Portal for other details about your Commencement ceremony.
Alumni Career Advisor Network
Search for an Advisor
In an effort to help you connect with a strong network of Chicago-Kent alumni, the Chicago-Kent Alumni Association and Office of Career Services encourage you to take advantage of the law school’s “Alumni Career Advisor Network.”
Alumni from around the world are available to discuss issues such as practice trends, legal markets in specific geographic areas, and other career-related topics. This is an excellent opportunity to start building your personal network with Chicago-Kent alumni!
To search for an Alumni Career Advisor, all you have to do is log-in to the Chicago-Kent Alumni Online Community:
First Time Login Instructions:
- Go to www.alumni.kentlaw.edu/firstlogin
- In the Constituent ID field, enter your Banner CWID.
To find your Banner CWID login to http://my.iit.edu. Once you are logged, on the right side of your screen you should see a box called IIT Personal ID numbers. The Banner CWID is the number beginning with “A.”
- In the Class Year Field:
- If you are an LLM student, enter LLM
- If you are a Visiting student, enter LV
- If you are a JD student your Class Year will be three characters. The first letter for all class years will be L. The second letter is your division. The third is your year number.
Examples: A 2nd year night student’s class year is LN2. A 1st year day student’s class year is LD1.
During your first time login you will create a username and password. Afterwards, you may log in directly at www.alumni.kentlaw.edu/advisorsearch using the username and password you created.
If you need assistance with your first time login, please email email@example.com.
Chicago-Kent is now LinkedIn!
Join our LinkedIn Group
We invite all students, faculty, alumni, and staff to join the official Chicago-Kent group on the networking site, LinkedIn. If you have a LinkedIn account, please click here to request membership. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.