The Commencement Ceremony is open to all students who are scheduled to graduate in Spring 2015. Students will receive information by mail and via email regarding participation in the ceremony.
Date: May 15, 2015
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center
2301 Flora St.
Dallas, TX 75201
Pending final verification of grades and degree requirements, diplomas will be mailed 6-8 weeks after the close of the semester in which the student applied to graduate.
Withhold Directory Information:
If you have previously requested that the Office of the Registrar “Withhold Directory Information” concerning your academic records we will not be able to verify your degree to potential employers. Please contact the Registrar’s Office if you no longer want directory information withheld.
All participating candidates must wear academic regalia. Contact the University Bookstore (972-780-3652) for regalia and announcements for the commencement ceremony.
Students without regalia will not be able to participate.
- Baccalaureate Candidates – Appropriate attire includes mortarboard with tassel, robe and stole of gratitude. Tassels will be worn on the right until instructed to move them to the left.
- Post Baccalaureate Candidates – Appropriate attire for Master’s candidates includes mortarboard with tassel, robe and hood for the degree to be received. All post baccalaureate candidates will purchase hoods from the bookstore and wear them to the ceremony.