Congratulations to the Class of 2013!

June 5, 2013 | by the Office of Marketing and Communications

Elmhurst College awarded undergraduate and graduate degrees to more than 600 students at the College’s 142nd Commencement on June 1.

Before the ceremony, which took place on the College Mall, the graduates gathered in Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel for a baccalaureate service.

At the ceremony, the College also awarded honorary degrees to wireless communications leader Linda Marshall ’85, who delivered the Commencement address; Dr. Paul DeBruine ’55, trustee emeritus of the College; and Carol Geary Schneider, president of the Association of American Colleges and Universities.

Information for Graduates
To purchase a DVD of the Commencement ceremony, visit To order photographs of individual graduates, contact GradImages at (800) 261-2576.

At the end of June, a copy of your final transcript will be mailed to you. Additional transcript requests may be made through the Office of Registration and Records.

Graduates who didn’t attend Commencement may pick up their diplomas starting June 10, 2013. Unclaimed diplomas will be mailed to students at the address on file starting June 17, 2013.

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