Lake View Graduation Ceremony 2018

For families:

What: Lake View High School Class of 2018 Graduation!

When: Monday, June 11th.  Ceremony is from 6-7:30; doors open for seating at 5:30.

Where: UIC Forum, 725 Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608

Other logistics:

  1. There is metered parking on the street and paid lot parking at 1135 S. Morgan St.
  2. The Forum is accessible by the 12, 157, and 18 CTA bus lines.
  3. Each student is guaranteed four tickets; additional tickets can be requested by students from counselors after all guaranteed tickets are given out on Friday, June 8th.
  4. All people in attendance will require a ticket with the exception of infants that will be held on laps.
  5. It is now Forum policy to forbid large bags and boxes inside the venue, so please do not bring them or you will not be allowed inside the ceremony.

For students:

What: Lake View High School Class of 2018 Graduation!

When: Monday, June 11th.  Ceremony is from 6-7:30; doors open for seating at 5:30 and students must arrive no later than 4:30 for practice before the live ceremony.

Where: UIC Forum, 725 Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL 60608

Other logistics:

  1. There is metered parking on the street and paid lot parking at 1135 S. Morgan St.
  2. The Forum is accessible by the 12, 157, and 18 CTA bus lines.
  3. Each student is guaranteed four tickets; additional tickets can be requested by students from counselors after all guaranteed tickets are given out on Friday, June 8th.
  4. All people in attendance will require a ticket with the exception of infants that will be held on laps.
  5. It is now Forum policy to forbid large bags and boxes inside the venue, so please do not bring them or you will not be allowed inside the ceremony.
  6. Students must come to school by 7:45am on Thursday, June 7th and Friday June 8th to do a graduation run through and pick up yearbooks (June 7th) and locker clean out along with cap, gown, and ticket pick up (June 8th).  Students are to enter like normal through door 10 and then report to the auditorium by 7:45am.

Date: Monday, June 11, 2018

Location:

UIC Forum
725 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608

Time:

Doors Open at 5:15PM

Ceremony Starts at 6PM

Tickets:

Each student will receive at least 4 tickets. As per venue policy every person needs to have a ticket (except babies in arms). No exceptions.

Gifts:

No helium balloons, no strollers, no noisemakers are allowed in the UIC Forum.  If you need to make last minute purchases of flowers or gifts, the university does have a vendor inside for that purpose.

Policy for the Bags, Purses and Backpacks

For safety reasons, bags, purses, backpacks and other large bags may not be permitted in the UIC Pavilion or UIC Dorin Forum.

This policy will be in effect for all events except:

  • UIC Dorin Forum events that are only open to UIC Employees
  • Events where materials necessary for the event are contained in the bags (ie. Job fairs, exhibitions, etc.)

Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Purses, bags or containers larger than 12” x 6”x 12”
  • Camera bags
  • Cinch bags/drawstring bags
  • Briefcases
  • Computer bags  Backpacks Coolers (including thermos)
  • Fanny packs
  • Luggage of any kind
  • Diaper bags

Patrons may bring in the following bags:

  • Clear plastic, vinyl or PVC that do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12”. Bags may be hand carried or have a shoulder strap.
  • One gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc).

An exception will be made for medical necessary items after proper inspection at the entrance. All bags that are allowed in the facility will be searched.

Directions and Parking:

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