Parking is available on a fee related basis in the Peoria Civic Center Parking lots located on Wm. Kumpf Blvd. and on Fulton Street. Additional parking is available in the parking deck on Jefferson Street.
A live video stream of the commencement ceremonies will be available online the day of the event at Bradley.edu.
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How do we get tickets?
Tickets are not required for Commencement. There are no restrictions limiting the number of guests who can attend.
Cap and Gown Orders
Graduation Fair/Cap and Gown Pick Up
The Graduation Fair will be on Thursday, May 7 from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm in the Hayden-Clark Alumni Center – Peplow Pavilion. Pick up your cap and gown, have graduation portraits taken, enjoy free snacks and enter to win door prizes. Representatives from the Registrar’s Office, The Career Center, Alumni Relations, the Bookstore, and GradImages will be present.
Graduating seniors can enjoy a complimentary brunch, pick-up a graduation gift, and have a chance for door prizes by attending the Senior Celebration on Thursday, May 14 from 8:30 am to 10:00 am (information about the location forthcoming).
A reception for all graduates, their families, faculty and staff will be on Friday, May 15 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Heyden-Clark Alumni Center quad. Refreshments will be served. In the event of rain, the reception will be held in the Men’s Basketball Practice Court of the Renaissance Coliseum.
Commencement Day Information and Parent/Guest Information