Questions? Contact Us!

For information about IUPUC's Commencement Celebration, please contact:

  • Office of the Vice Chancellor & Dean
    Indiana University-Purdue University Columbus
    4601 Central Avenue, CC Room 255
    Columbus, IN  47203-1769
    Phone: 812.348.7226


Graduation from IUPUC marks the culmination of your undergraduate or graduate studies. Congratulations on your effort and academic achievement! Please mark your calendars for these events:

IUPUC Grad Bash

Join your fellow graduates, alumni, faculty, and staff for some food and fun before you don your cap and gown! Mark your calendars and plan to attend.

  • DATE: Friday, May 9
  • TIME: 6-8 p.m.
  • LOCATION: Back lawn of the CC building (in case of rain, the event will be held along Main Street and in the Student Commons in the LC building)
  • THEME: Tropical fun! Enjoy lots of free give-a-ways, food, music, photos, and games.

IUPUC 2014 Commencement Celebration

The commencement celebration will begin promptly at 2 p.m. If you are an IUPUC student who will participate in the event, please plan to arrive by 1 p.m. For additional details, download the final information letter here.

  • DATE: Saturday, May 10
  • TIME: 2 p.m.
  • LOCATION: Columbus North High School gymnasium

Pick-up & Delivery of Caps and Gowns

If you did not arrange for your commencement apparel to be delivered to your home, you may collect your cap and gown from Herff Jones on May 5, May 6, or May 7 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the main office of your academic division.

  • Business:  CC Room 116
  • Business MBA: CC Room 169
  • Education: CC Room 155
  • Liberal Arts: CC Room 162
  • Mechanical Engineering: CC Room 255
  • Nursing: CC Room 250
  • Science: CC Room 160

Graduation Photos

Preregister for your graduation photos to receive discounts from GradImages.

  • Go to and click the "Pre-Event Registration" link at the bottom of the page.
  • Preregistration will provide GradImages with accurate, up-to-date contact information and ensures quick delivery of your graduation photo proofs.
  • You may register your e-mail address and the addresses of up to six friends and family members who may want to view and order photos.
  • GradImages will email your proof image within five days of graduation, along with the opportunity to select from a variety of packages, with no obligation to purchase.
  • Satisfaction guaranteed!

IUPUI Commencement Ceremony

IUPUC students participating in the IUPUI Commencement on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis will find the schedule on the IUPUI Office of Alumni Relations Web page.