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SOIS Fall 2021 Recognition Ceremony

December 17 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate your achievements with your family and friends at the SOIS Fall 2021 Recognition Ceremony!

The School of Information Studies invites all eligible Summer and Fall graduates and their guests to the Fall 2021 Recognition Ceremony where we will celebrate your achievements and honor all SOIS graduates and new Beta Phi Mu honorees.

We also invite all graduates from the Spring 2020, Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 to the Fall 2021 Recognition Ceremony to celebrate your graduation in person.

We hope to see everyone there!

Friday, December 17th, 2021
5:30pm – 8:00pm | UWM Union Ballroom

2200 E Kenwood Blvd. Milwaukee, WI 53211
To attend, RSVP online by November 30, 2021

Class of Fall 2021

RSVP Online Here

Class of Spring 2020, Fall 2020 & Spring 2021

RSVP Online Here

Questions? Contact: sois-rec@uwm.edu

Event Information


Ceremony Schedule
5:30pm – Check-In / Reception
6:00pm – Ceremony
Light Refreshments will be served

Additional Information
Graduates will be called to the stage and recognized. At that time you will have the opportunity to say a few words, if you wish.

Business Casual Dress. (cap and gown is not required for this event)

Military & Veteran Service Members

Military & Veteran Service Members
If you are a Military or Veteran service member and will be unable to attend the UWM Military & Veteran Students Graduation Celebration to receive your cords, please contact Toby Deutsch: deutsch@uwm.edu

Beta Phi Mu Nominees

Beta Phi Mu Nominees
If you have been nominated to join the Beta Phi Mu Chapter, please check your email for more information. If you have any questions, please contact Chad Zahrt: zahrt@uwm.edu

Please note: Currently, masks are required if you enter any buildings on UWM’s campus.

SOIS Graduating Class Websites

We would also like to feature you on the SOIS Graduating Class Websites! Send us an image and share a message of appreciation, words of wisdom, an inspirational quote, a shout-out to friends, family or those who supported you along the way. This is a great way to share your accomplishments!

How to send an image and message

Class of Fall 2021: when you register online you will have the option to include a photo and message.
Class of Spring 2021, Fall 2020 & Spring 2020: you have the option to upload a photo and message Here>>


View the SOIS Graduating Class Websites
Spring 2020: https://uwm.edu/informationstudies/class-of-spring-2020/
Fall 2020: https://uwm.edu/informationstudies/class-of-fall-2020/
Spring 2021: https://uwm.edu/informationstudies/class-of-spring-2021/
Fall 2021: Coming in early December

Fall 2021 UWM Commencement Ceremony
Sunday, December 19th, 2021, at 10:00 a.m.
The ceremony is for all Associate, Bachelor, Master, and Doctoral Candidates (The ceremony is approximately 2 hours long)
UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena: 400 W. Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203

NOTE: Each eligible graduate MUST RSVP by 11/15/21 in order to obtain tickets for their guests to attend the commencement ceremony at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena.

Visit https://uwm.edu/secu/com_cer/fall/ for more details about the UWM Commencement Ceremony.

UWM In-Person Ceremonies for prior Graduates
UWM will hold in-person commencement ceremonies on Sunday, April 10, 2022 at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena for any prior Undergraduate, Master’s and Doctoral graduates who graduated in May 2020, December 2020, and May 2021.

Visit https://uwm.edu/universityrelations/virtual-grad-survey/ for more details.


December 17
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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UWM Union Ballroom
2200 E Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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