Texas Master of Science Programs Commencement Ceremony
When: Friday, May 18, 2018 12:00 pm (noon)
Where: LBJ Auditorium
Commencement Speaker: Ed Tonkon, President, Zebra Retail Solutions
Live Streaming: Available At This Link!
Texas Master of Science Commencement Reception
When: Friday, May 18, 2018, 1:30 - 4:00 pm
Where: DKR Texas Memorial Stadium, Touchdown Club (8th Floor)
For questions regarding the Texas Master of Science Program Commencement and Reception, please email Allison Wilden at email@example.com.
Don't forget to order your caps and gowns by Sunday, May 6!
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Apply to Graduate
Students must apply to graduate by April 13 in order to take part in the MS Programs Spring Commencement Ceremony. Apply here.
On graduation day, students must wear the traditional academic regalia in order to participate in the MS Programs Commencement Ceremony. The Masters Regalia Package, which includes cap, gown, tassel, and hood, may be purchased through the Co-Op for $65.99 plus tax. The last day to buy Master's Regalia is May 6, 2018. Regalia cannot be rented through the Co-Op.
Commencement regalia and related items may be purchased from the Graduation Department in the UT Co-Op. Please visit the Graduation Department website for purchase information and in-store. Graduation invitations may also be purchased through the UT Co-Op.
Services for Graduates and Visitors with Disabilities
Special services are available upon request to accommodate the needs of students and visitors with disabilities at all Commencement programs. If you need special accommodation during the ceremony, contact Danielle Thoma at least 5 days prior to Commencement. She may be reached at 512-232-3624 during normal business hours.
If you or your guest requires a sign-language interpreter at the MS Programs Commencement Ceremony, please email Allison Wilden at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than April 15 so that arrangements can be made.
Free parking will be available in all university parking garages as well as on most surface lots.
The MS Programs Commencement Ceremony will last approximately 2 hours beginning at 12:00 P.M. (noon). Students and guests may walk as they wish to the MS Commencement Reception at the Touchdown Club located on the 8th floor of the DKR Texas Memorial Stadium. The reception will begin at 1:30 P.M. and will last approximately 2.5 hours on a come-and-go basis.
After two days of individual recognition in college and school convocations, degree candidates from all disciplines come together at the Tower, along with their families and friends, for the crowning celebration of their academic achievement — the university-wide commencement ceremony. If you are interested in attending the University-wide Ceremony on Saturday May 19, please visit this page for more information.
For any students interested in participating in the Graduate School Convocation on Saturday, May 19, please visit this page to register and learn more.
Diplomas are mailed approximately six weeks after graduation. Please ensure that your student information is current through the Registrar Office.
Alumni of the University of Texas at Austin are eligible for UTmail, a branded G Suite service that provides eligible members of the University of Texas at Austin community with a University-affiliated @utexas.edu email address. To learn more and request your lifetime email, please visit this page.
Alumni strengthen the McCombs and MSF communities. Stay involved and up-to-date with the latest news in the MS Programs by sending your updated contact information to Allison Wilden.
Stay connected with social media on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn. You will be able to find your fellow MS Programs alumni and continue to network with colleagues and old classmates.
Please remember to stay connected to our MS Programs Alumni Network post-graduation and let us know your career status. The MS Program hosts several alumni events throughout the year, so please contact Allison Wilden.