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Commencement 2021

Location and Time

Saturday, May 15
Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
4000 Parnell Ave., Fort Wayne, IN 46805

  • 9:30 a.m.: College of Arts and Sciences Ceremony
  • 12:30 p.m.: College of Business Ceremony
  • 3:30 p.m.: College of Engineering and School of Computer Sciences Ceremony

Times and date of our commencement ceremony is subject to change, depending on state and local guidelines related to COVID-19.


All three ceremonies will be livestreamed.

College of Arts and Sciences Livestream

College of Business Livestream

College of Engineering Livestream

Commencement Program 2021

Commencement Program

The program lists each of the commencement ceremony graduates, our outstanding graduates, Keynote Speaker and Honorary Degree and Medal Recipients for the Indiana Tech class of 2021.

View the commencement program on Issuu

2021 Commencement Speaker: Professor Sherrill Hamman

Professor Sherrill Hamman

Longtime Indiana Tech associate professor and board of trustees member Sherrill Hamman will be Indiana Tech’s commencement speaker during the university’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 15, 2021.

Professor Hamman is Indiana Tech’s longest-serving faculty member, having joined the university in 1976. She began her career at Tech as an assistant librarian in McMillen Library, and in 1977 became an instructor of accounting, ultimately rising to the rank of associate professor of business in 2000. Hamman also currently serves as the faculty representative on Indiana Tech’s board of trustees. After 45 years of distinguished service to students and the university, she plans to retire at the end of the 2020-21 academic year.

“Sherrill Hamman has long been the finest example of the tremendous impact that professors have on the lives of their students and their community,” Indiana Tech president Karl Einolf said. “She has been a mentor to thousands of students in her time at Indiana Tech, and a leader, trusted colleague and valued friend to countless faculty and staff members over the years. I can think of no one better to provide an inspiring message of leadership and dedication to others to our graduates at commencement this May.”

Learn more about Sherrill Hamman

Learn the New Alma Mater

New Alma Mater
President Einolf and Darius Darling