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Quinlan celebrates commencement on May 9

Quinlan celebrates commencement on May 9

Quinlan students celebrating their graduation at the May 2018 commencement ceremony.

Congratulations to the Class of 2019! This academic year, roughly 480 business undergraduates and 280 business graduate students applied for graduation.

On the evening of May 8, graduates and their guests are invited to Quinlan's commencement celebration, the Great Schreiber Takeover.

Graduates and their guests will travel to the Lake Shore Campus for the commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 9, with an alumni reception afterward in the West Quad, weather permitting.

Commencement details

Undergraduate Commencement Thursday, May 9
9 a.m.
Graduate Commencement Thursday, May 9
1 p.m.
Location Gentile Arena on the Lake Shore Campus
Watch All ceremonies will be streamed online.

More on the 2019 Commencement Ceremony →

Social media: #GoForthLUC and #LoyolaQuinlan

Celebrate commencement with us on social media! Use the hashtags #GoForthLUC and #LoyolaQuinlan to follow along and share your photos.

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Quinlan commencement address

2019 Commencement speaker Francesca Debiase

Francesca DeBiase (BBA ’88) will deliver the commencement address at both the Quinlan undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies.

She is the executive vice president and chief supply chain and sustainability officer at the McDonald’s Corporation.

In that role, her responsibilities include overseeing McDonald’s global supply chain, leads efforts to act on some of the most pressing social and environmental challenges in the world today. She also oversees the company’s leadership responsibility by harnessing its immense size to drive positive change around the world through its “Scale for Good” program.