Convocation Ceremonies


Procession of graduatesThe College of Pharmacy Convocation ceremony for Pharm.D. degree candidates will take place Friday, May 19, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. The ceremony will be held in the Bass Concert Hall at 23rd Street and Robert Dedman Drive. This building is located just north of the Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Football Stadium. Guests do not need tickets to attend the ceremony. Doors to the theater will open at 8:00 a.m.

PharmD Graduates – Please arrive no later than 7:30 a.m. in your regalia.  Proceed to the back hall for sign-in, instructions and line-up.  There is no place to leave personal belongings so please only bring things that you want to carry with you.

Parking will be available in the San Jacinto Parking Garage at 2401 San Jacinto Boulevard or the Manor Parking Garage at 2017 Robert Dedman Drive. UT parking garages will be free to the public both Friday and Saturday.

The Graduate School Graduations are at Bass Concert Hall on Saturday, May 20, 2017. The Masters Commencement is at 9:00 a.m. The PhD commencement is at noon.

The University-wide commencement ceremony is Saturday, May 20, 8:00 p.m., on the South Terrace of the Main Building.

Degree candidates participating in the university-wide commencement ceremony on Saturday evening (May 20, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.) are required to present a ticket when lining up for the Grand Procession.

Tickets must be picked up in advance and will be available beginning Tuesday, May 16th at the Texas Performing Arts Box Office and the Frank Erwin Center North Box Office.

Tickets are for degree candidates only and are free of charge. Tickets are not available by phone; they must be picked up in person by presenting a UT ID.

Procession tickets may be picked up at the following locations beginning Tuesday, May 16th:

Texas Performing Arts Box Office
3rd Street and Robert Dedman Drive
Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Friday
Special hours, Friday, May 19: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Special hours, Saturday, May 20: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Frank Erwin Center North Box Office
1701 Red River Street (Upper level near the flag poles, adjacent to Parking Lot 118)
Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Friday
Special hours/location, Saturday, May 20: Red River Box Office (street level), 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information please contact Tom Bowie, (512) 475-9753.

Map for Graduation

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