Welcome to Virtual GradFair

We are so glad that you could join us! As you explore this page, you will find everything you need to know to prepare for Winter Commencement 2021. Make sure you go through the page in order; you wouldn’t want to miss out on information about:

  • ordering graduation apparel, announcements, class rings, diploma frames, and keepsakes;
  • joining the IU Alumni Association;
  • completing your graduation checklist;
  • and much more!

Congratulations on being a 2021 IU graduate, and we hope you have fun preparing for your special Commencement experience!

Now, let’s jump into GradFair. Your first stop is IU Barnes & Noble Bookstore, which will share information about ordering diploma frames and much more!

Join our family, be IU PROUD!

Your next stop is Herff Jones, where you can hear details about renting Commencement apparel, ordering class rings, and more!

Let’s hear from Herff Jones!

Reminders from the Commencement Team

  • The Winter Commencement ceremony will take place on Saturday, December 18, 2021. The ceremonies are open to any student who will complete the requirements for graduation during the fall term of 2021.

  • Check out the graduation checklist for more information on all the big and small details leading up to Commencement so you don’t miss a thing!

  • IMPORTANT: Check your degree name and if it is not the correct name that should be listed on your diploma, please follow these instructions for changing it.
  • If you have any further questions or concerns about the 2021 Commencement ceremony, please contact the University Events Commencement Team by email at, or by phone at 812-855-3762.