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Graduation Information

MSF-Specific Graduation Information

The MSF Commencement Ceremony will be held on Friday, May 16 at 11:30 a.m. in the Student Activity Center Auditorium (1.402). A reception will be held in Red McCombs Red Zone Club in the UT Stadium immediately following graduation.

Don't forget to order your caps and gowns by Friday, May 2!


Free parking will be available in all university parking garages as well as on most surface lots. See this page for a map of all parking lots. Brazos Garage on E. MLK Blvd is located closest to the ceremony in the SAC. Manor Garage is located closest to the reception in the UT Stadium.

Special Accommodations

If you or your guests require wheelchair access or have other special needs, please contact Scott Lauger at by Friday, May 2.

Other Commencement Activities

Graduating International Student Reception

International Student & Scholar Services will host a reception honoring all international graduates on Wednesday, May 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Texas Union, Santa Rita Suite (3.502). Brunch will be provided. Attire is business casual. The deadline to reserve a space is Friday, April 26. Registration information and event details can be found on the event page.

Graduate School Convocation

All Master's graduates are invited to participate in the Graduate School Convocation on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. at Bass Concert Hall. Each graduate will be individually recognized and hooded by the deans of his or her academic college. Make sure to reserve your place before Friday, May 2. Find out more and register here.

University-Wide Commencement

All graduating students are invited to attend the University-Wide Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 17 at 8:00 p.m. in front of the Tower.

Other Ceremonies

Here is a full list of convocation times and locations for various colleges, schools, and departments can be found

The Great Texas Exit

Held during commencement weekend, the Great Texas Exit allows new graduates and their guests to gather and celebrate with snacks and a complimentary glass of champagne. The event will be held at the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center on Saturday, May 17 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Attendance is come and go as you please. No RSVP is required to attend.

Page last updated: 6/26/2014