Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Quinlan celebrates commencement on May 12

Quinlan celebrates commencement on May 12

New graduates celebrating after the May 2015 commencement ceremony.

Congratulations to the Class of 2016! This academic year, 366 undergraduates and 307 graduate students applied for graduation.

Graduates and their guests will travel to the Lake Shore Campus for the commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 12, with an alumni reception afterward. In the evening, they are invited to return to the Schreiber Center for Quinlan's commencement celebration.

Commencement Details

Thursday, May 12 at 10 a.m.
Gentile Arena at the Lake Shore Campus
All ceremonies will be broadcast live online.

More on the 2016 Commencement Ceremony →

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Quinlan Commencement Address


Keith Cienkus (BS ’89, MBA ’95) will deliver the Quinlan commencement address. As the division vice president of global operations for Abbott Laboratories Diagnostics Division, he works to elevate healthcare worldwide.

Cienkus earned an undergraduate degree in biology and an MBA at Loyola University Chicago. 

Quinlan Graduate Profile

Recent college graduates face fierce competition for jobs. See how a Quinlan degree helped Ashley Pradhan (BBA '16) stand out and succeed. 


Major: Information systems
Job: Associate consultant at Aptitive in Chicago