CONTACT: STEVE PARROTT
5 Old Capitol
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-0557; fax (319) 335-0558
UI summer commencement exercises to be held July 31
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Two commencement ceremonies will bring down the curtain
on the 1998 summer academic session at the University of Iowa Friday, July
31. Doctoral and master's degrees will be conferred at a 2 p.m. ceremony
in Hancher Auditorium. Bachelor's degrees will be awarded at a 7:30 p.m.
ceremony, also at Hancher.
There are 1,049 degree candidates, including 601 undergraduates and
448 graduate students. UI President Mary Sue Coleman will confer degrees
at both ceremonies.
Both ceremonies are open to the public. Seats are not reserved and tickets
are not necessary for admission.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University
of Iowa sponsored events. If you are person with a disability who requires
an accommodation in order to participate in this program, call (319) 335-0228.