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The Family Institute Convocation Ceremony and Reception Information

Saturday, June 10, 2023 – 9:30 a.m. Ryan FieldHouse 

Master of Arts in Counseling Program

Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy Program


Convocation Ceremony

The Family Institute at Northwestern University Convocation ceremony will take place Saturday, June 10, 2023, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. CDT inside the Ryan Fieldhouse on the Northwestern campus in Evanston. Graduate and guest attendance at this indoor event will be in accordance with local, state, and federal health guidelines present at that time. Ticketing and regalia are required for this in-person event.

The Family Institute Class of 2023 Convocation Program

The Family Institute December 2022 Convocation Program

For those that cannot or choose not to travel, this event will livestream below for remote viewing. Return here at 9:25 a.m. to view the stream. Continue to refresh your browser until the stream appears. 

Please direct any questions to Kristen Catuara

Graduate and Family Reception

Immediately following the ceremony, graduates and their guests are invited to attend a reception at Bobb-McCulloch Basketball Courts (across the street from ceremony) 2122 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208.  The ceremony site map is provided here for your convenience.

Northwestern University Commencement

Northwestern recognizes the entire graduating class from across all Northwestern schools at the Northwestern Commencement. The 165th Annual University-wide Commencement will take place in person on Monday, June 12, 2023, at 9:00 a.m. CDT. Guests and viewers will be able to tune into the livestream at the Commencement home page on the day of the event.

Event registration/ticketing and regalia are required for this in-person event.

For additional details on the Commencement Ceremony, please visit the Northwestern University Commencement website.

2023 Convocation Live Stream - June 10, 2023 - 9:30 a.m.