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126th Fall Commencement

Schedule

Colleges and schools noted below with an asterisk (*) include graduate degree candidates, along with undergraduate degree candidates, in their ceremonies.

Saturday December 5, Convocation Schedule
Sunday, December 6, Convocation Schedule
College and School Contacts

Saturday, December 5, 2009
College and School Convocations

Colleges and schools noted below with an asterisk (*) include graduate degree candidates, along with undergraduate degree candidates, in their ceremonies.

  9 a.m. Cockrell School of Engineering*
Convocation Location: Frank Erwin Center
Contact: Kelly Quinney (512) 471-1166
  9 a.m. School of Nursing*
Convocation Location: Bass Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center
Contact: Sue Walker (512) 232-4799
  9 a.m. School of Social Work*
Convocation Location: Hogg Auditorium
Contact: Julie Cunniff (512) 471-0562
  Noon College of Communication*
Convocation Location: Frank Erwin Center
Contact: Cindy Patiño (512) 471-1553
  Noon College of Education
Convocation Location: Bass Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center
Contact: Jennifer McHam (512) 471-3486
  Noon School of Information*
Convocation Location: Salon, AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center
Contact: Terry Giles (512) 471-2608
  1 p.m. Jackson School of Geosciences*
Convocation Location: McCullough Theatre
Contact: Glynis Morse (512) 471-0270
  3 p.m. College of Fine Arts
Convocation Location: Hogg Auditorium
Contact: Student Affairs Office (512) 471-5011
  6 p.m. College of Liberal Arts*
Convocation Location: Frank Erwin Center
Contact: Jean Johnson (512) 232-6504
  6:30 p.m. School of Architecture*
Convocation Location: Goldsmith Hall Gallery
Contact: Jeanne Crawford (512) 471-0109

*Ceremony includes graduate and undergraduate students.


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Sunday, December 6, 2009
College and School Convocations

  10 a.m. McCombs School of Business
Convocation Location: Frank Erwin Center
Contact: Dean's Office (512) 471-0690
  2:30 p.m. College of Natural Sciences*
Convocation Location: Frank Erwin Center
Contact: Holly Hunt (512) 232-1079
 

*Ceremony includes graduate and undergraduate students.


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Other celebrations


Other Celebrations

In addition to official convocation and graduation ceremonies, there are other celebrations hosted by organizations, student groups and university units honoring graduating students in a number of ways, including special ceremonies, awards banquets and receptions.  Those celebrations include:

Saturday, December 5
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
The Great Texas EXit
Texas Exes
The Texas Exes invite members of the Class of 2009 and their families to a Commencement weekend open house for a free glass of champagne and refreshments to toast your future and The University.
Location: Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, 2110 San Jacinto (across from stadium)
Information: Texas Exes

Sunday, December 6
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The Great Texas EXit
Texas Exes
The Texas Exes invite members of the Class of 2009 and their families to a Commencement weekend open house for a free glass of champagne and refreshments to toast your future and The University.
Location: Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, 2110 San Jacinto (across from stadium)
Information: Texas Exes


College and School Contacts

For information on specific convocations and special events, please call colleges and schools in advance. Offices will be closed on Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December 6, 2009.

  Architecture Jeanne Crawford (512) 471-0109
  McCombs School of Business Dean's Office (512) 471-0690
  Communication Cindy Patiño (512) 471-1553
  Education Jennifer McHam (512) 471-3486
  Cockrell School of Engineering Kelly Quinney (512) 471-1166
  Fine Arts Student Affairs Office (512) 471-5011
  Jackson School of Geosciences Glynis Morse (512) 471-0270
  Liberal Arts Jean Johnson (512) 232-6504
  School of Information Terry Giles (512) 471-2608
  Natural Sciences Holly Hunt (512) 232-1079
  Nursing Sue Walker (512) 232-4799
  Social Work Julie Cunniff (512) 471-0562
       
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