LFGSM invites you to participate in the 2018 Commencement ceremony which will be held in the Rhoades Auditorium on the campus of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science (RFUSM) at 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064 on Sunday, June 10, 2018. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 am. 


The 2018 Commencement Participation form is now available. Please complete your registration no later than May 1, 2018. Those who choose not to participate in the ceremony are still required to complete the Non-participation form to confirm the mailing address for their diploma.


Things you need to know:

  • The Spring 2 term will end after the Commencement ceremony date. Your diploma will be mailed to you after the completion of your final course.
  • Each participating graduate candidate will receive five tickets for the Commencement ceremony. Additional tickets may become available. You may express your interest on the 2018 Commencement Participation form.
  • There is no graduation participation fee - only the cost to rent your regalia. Instructions to order your regalia may be found in the 2018 Commencement Participation form or order direct from the vendor here.
  • Commencement Day Schedule and FAQs will be helpful in planning for the day.

The President and CEO along with the Faculty, Staff and BOD would like to invite all participating graduates and their guests to a refreshment and appetizer reception immediately following the ceremony. 


Commencement is an incredible opportunity for you and those who supported you to celebrate your accomplishment. You will always remember this day and so will all the LFGSM staff and faculty present to cheer you on. It's a wonderful event that you won't want to miss!  


Make sure to visit the 2018 Commencement page on my.lfgsm for more information. Guests may visit LFGSM Graduation 2018 on the LFGSM public website.


Questions may be directed to graduation@lfgsm.edu.


Congratulations Class of 2018!