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2019 Spring Commencement

Saturday May 18, 2019 in the Health and Physical Education Arena.

Commencement Ceremony I: 8:00 A.M.

  • College of Education
  • College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
  • Barbara Jordan – Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs
  • The Graduate School
  • Thurgood Marshall School of Law

Commencement Ceremony II: 12:30 P.M.

  • College of Liberal Arts and Behavioral Sciences
  • College of Science Engineering and Technology
  • Jesse H. Jones School of Business
  • School of Communication


Guest Information
Guests are encouraged to arrive early for the ceremony. Guest Tickets are not required and there are no limits to the number of guests a graduate may bring. When the arena reaches its full capacity, all guests will be directed to the campus overflow site.


Our commitment to accessibility applies to all of our Commencement ceremonies. Wheelchair space and seating for mobility-impaired guests are located on the 2nd floor of the arena. Ushers will be available with directions and assistance. Wheelchairs are not available at the arena. Sign language interpreters will be located on the commencement stage.


Parking & Shuttle Service
Designated parking lots will be available for graduates, faculty/staff, and guests. Please Click here for additional information.