The Doctoral Hooding Ceremony is the culmination of years of hard work, dedication, passion, and resilience. Each year we're reminded again of our graduates' ingenuity and potential. No matter where your journey takes you next, you'll always be a part of the Illini family.
This year's Hooding Ceremony was filled with memorable moments, joyful exchanges, and celebration. We hope you enjoy these moments from before, during, and after the Ceremony.
Curious about the Doctoral Hooding Ceremony? Wondering about the meaning behind those awesome hoods? Want to read more about the speakers from the ceremony? Check out more about the Doctoral Hooding Ceremony on our website!