The 2013 Commencement ceremony took place on Sunday, May 19, 2013 at the UIC Forum in Chicago. Attorney and author Scott Turow delivered the keynote address. Valedictorian Luke Harriman delivered the J.D. Commencement address, and Jingjing Huang, LL.M. in International Intellectual Property Law, delivered the graduate address. A champagne reception was held following the ceremony for family, friends, and guests.