Alumni Events

For information about the upcoming alumni events listed here and other alumni activities, please visit or contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 312.567.5040 or

Connect Today!

Are you connected to the IIT Alumni Association? When you update your mailing address, phone number, and email you ensure that you receive up-to-date information from your alma mater, including event invitations, networking opportunities, and university news. Visit to update your contact information today! Members of the alumni online community enjoy extra perks such as access to the alumni directory—perfect for networking! Visit to join today.

Inauguration Tour of President Alan W. Cramb

As newly inaugurated President Alan W. Cramb continues his first year leading Illinois Tech, he will travel the country to share his vision for moving the university forward. Join the Office of Alumni Relations at an upcoming regional event to meet and visit with President Cramb.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Monday, May 2, 2016

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Illinois Tech Deans Are Headed Your Way

Join us for a series of unique events across the country featuring Rowe Family College of Architecture Dean Endowed Chair Wiel Arets, College of Science Dean Russell Betts, and Lewis College of Human Sciences Dean Christine Himes. Mark your calendars and join us for one of these upcoming exclusive events to hear the deans share updates from their colleges. Please visit for more information.

New York City
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Dean Wiel Arets

Washington, D.C.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Dean Christine Himes

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Dean Russell Betts

Southern California
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Dean Russell Betts

Bay Area
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Dean Russell Betts

Mies Birthday Party

Modern Material, featuring The Second City
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Mies Campus

Join the Mies van der Rohe Society for the annual Mies Birthday Party in S. R. Crown Hall! This year’s event will feature an evening of architecturally inspired sketch and improvisational comedy presented by Chicago’s preeminent designers of satire, The Second City, to celebrate Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s 130th birthday.

Visit­birthday­party for more information and to register. 

Alumni Awards Luncheon

Friday, April 29, 2016
Mies Campus

Join us for the 2016 Alumni Awards luncheon in Hermann Hall and help celebrate Illinois Tech’s innovative and exceptional alumni.

Visit for a list of winners and event details, and to register.

Grad Send-Off

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Join the Illinois Tech Alumni Association as we congratulate the Class of 2016 and welcome our newest members into the Alumni Association.


Illinois Tech Homecoming and Reunion Weekend
Friday, September 16 and Saturday, September 17, 2016