Celebrate your achievement with friends and family

As a graduate of Kelley Executive Degree Programs, you can participate in the Indiana University Graduate Commencement Ceremony for all MBA & MS degree students.

You’ll leave Kelley Executive Degree Programs not only with a degree from one of the world’s leading business schools, but also with the knowledge and network to achieve success on your terms.

IU Graduate Commencement Ceremony

Approximately 7,000 students graduate this weekend. The IU Graduate Commencement Ceremony, conducted in-person, celebrates all IU Bloomington graduate students.

EDP Virtual Recognition Ceremony

In accordance with IU Bloomington COVID-19 protocols, this year's Executive Degree Programs Recognition Ceremony will be in the form of a pre-recorded video.

May 7, 2021IU Graduate Commencement Ceremony

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May 8, 2021EDP Virtual Recognition Ceremony

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May 7, 2021 Graduation Check List

  1. Apply for Graduation. Make sure to complete your Executive Degree Programs graduation application.
  2. Getting your diploma. The Office of the Registrar creates and delivers diplomas, which are typically mailed 10 to 12 weeks after your degree is conferred (end of term). You need to be sure your name is spelled correctly and that your mailing address is correct. Find out all about your diploma at Student Central.
  3. IU Graduate Commencement information. Visit the Office of University Events and Commencement Services to stay up-to-date on the latest IU graduation information. Indiana University is hopeful that within the context of public health guidance at that time, we will be able to host our graduates on campus and recognize you at the May 7, 2021 Graduate Commencement. In accordance with its COVID-19 protocols, Indiana University Bloomington is planning in-person May Commencement ceremonies at all of its campuses for graduates only
    Details for attending Commencement and having family and friends join virtually will be shared soon. Please let us know your interest in attending. To receive updates as they become available, please visit Office of University Events and Commencement Services and sign up to be added to the Commencement contact list. 
  4. Herff Jones cap and gown rental information. Graduates planning to attend the IU Graduate Commencement Ceremony must wear IU custom cap and gown at Commencement. Visit Commencement Rent & Order to find out more information. Graduation announcements and diploma frames are also available for order through Herff Jones.  
  5. Kelley Executive Degree Programs Virtual Recognition Ceremony information. Virtual graduation plans for 2021 have not been determined. The Executive Degree Programs graduation page will be updated when more information is available.
  6. Become a Kelley alum. Kelley School of Business graduates are part of a powerful global network. Discover how to stay connected, get involved, and take advantage of exclusive Kelley alumni opportunities.

Celebrate on social media with others in the Class of 2021 with #KelleyGrad.


We wish you the best as you move forward with the knowledge gained from your time with Executive Degree Programs.

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