Illinois Tech 2017 Convocation—August 11

Join President Alan W. Cramb and Provost Frances Bronet as they welcome students to campus during the Illinois Tech Convocation on Friday, August 11 at 3:30 p.m. in Hermann Hall Auditorium. The purpose of this event is for Illinois Tech faculty and staff to officially welcome new students and their families to the university for the first time.

During the ceremony, in addition to remarks from the president and provost, we will also hear from the Student Government Association president and a recent alumnus. Deans, vice provosts, and vice presidents will be in attendance as well.

Dinner will follow immediately after the ceremony in Morton Park provided by Illinois Tech Dining Services.

If you have any questions about the event please contact Katherine Stetz, vice provost for student affairs, at

This is a mandatory event for all new first-year students.