President’s Welcome and White Coat Ceremony 2018

Join the Illinois College of Optometry in officially welcoming the Class of 2022 to their professional education on Saturday, August 25, 2018.

Parent’s Orientation 9 a.m., ICO Lecture Center

President’s Welcome/White Coat Ceremony 11 a.m., ICO Lecture Center Doors open for guests at 10:30 a.m. 

Parking Parking for guests is available (no fee) in the ICO parking garage depending upon availability. Entrance to the garage is on 32nd Street between Michigan and Indiana Avenues. You can enter the College directly from the garage. Security will direct guests into the garage.

Guests parked on the street may enter ICO at the 3240 S Indiana Avenue entrance. Guests who need disabled access to the College can be dropped off at this entrance.

Photography An ICO photographer will be capturing photos of students during the ceremony in the Lecture Center and afterwards in the Library. These photos will be available to download for free on our Flickr page.

Live Streaming The 2018 White Coat Ceremony will be streamed live on Facebook. Visit ICO’s Facebook page at 11 a.m. to watch. “Like” ICO on Facebook to receive a notification when the stream begins.

Social Media Please use hashtag #ICOWhiteCoat when sharing photos from this eventful day. ICO will be posting live on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

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