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Earning your degree is a big deal!

We’re #UICProud of your accomplishment and can’t wait to hear about all the great things you’ll do!

Let's Celebrate! Heading link

We are planning for an in-person commencement cermeony this year.  We also have several great ways you can continue the celebration at home.

We’ve gathered videos, social media filters and more to help you celebrate your graduation.

Show your pride

In addition to the recipe videos above, decorating your cap and singing the UIC fight song will get you in the celebratory mood.

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Remember to tag your commencement-related social media posts with #UICgrad23 and #AHSgrad23.

Forever Flames Heading link

As you transition from short-term student to lifelong alumni, remember that there’s an entire community rooting for you and working to ensure your continued success.

Graduating student awards Heading link

AHS Dean’s Award

The AHS Dean’s Award is presented to one outstanding graduating student who has been active in the AHS community while maintaining a strong academic record. Recipients demonstrate significant service to the college and advocate for the needs of their fellow students.  While remaining active as student leaders, the recipients have also maintained high academic standards.

2023-24 recipients
Jermaine Rosete
BS, Rehabilitation Sciences

Josh Zabat
BS, Kinesiology

AHS Urban Health Program Awards

2023-24 Leadership Award recipient
Yaratzen Avila
BS, Rehabilitation Sciences                                                                       

2023-24 Achievement Award recipient
Tyreek Ware
BS, Rehabilitation Sciences

AHS Achievement Award

The AHS Achievement Award is given annually to one outstanding graduating student from each academic program in the college. Awardees are selected by the faculty, based on their overall academic performance and their potential for becoming an outstanding practitioner in their field, and who have demonstrated leadership or provided service to the campus or their profession.

2023-24 recipients Program
Bund Chaudhary BS in Health Information Management
Olivia Condon MS in Occupational Therapy
Kevin Coria BS in Kinesiology
Riley Cutler MS in Biomedical Visualization
William Fasick Doctor of Physical Therapy
Alyssa McIntosh BS in Kinesiology
Lauren Frame BS in Rehabilitation Sciences
Jodie Lyons MS in Nutrition
Angelica Marie Martinez Perez PhD in Disability Studies
Ciara Martinez BS in Disability and Human Development
Olivia McAdams MS in Disability and Human Development
Sharon Nguyen BS in Nutrition

List of past recipients

Couldn't make it? Heading link

Watch previous AHS Commencement ceremonies and view photos online.

Spring 2024 AHS commencement ceremony.

We're here to help Heading link

Have questions about commencement? Contact Eileen Doran for more information.

You can contact Eileen at:
Phone: 312-996-2079
1919 W. Taylor St.
516 AHSB (MC 528)
Chicago, IL 60612

Contact Eileen