Convocations & Receptions

Some colleges and departments will host receptions or convocations for the graduates and their guests. The deans and members of the faculty will be on hand to greet and honor degree recipients.

Friday, May 9

Linguistics & Language Development
Engineering 189 & Lawn
5:00 to 7:30 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Thursday, May 15

Counselor Education
S.U. Ballroom
6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
(4:00 p.m. setup)

Friday, May 16

Communicative Disorders and Sciences
Morris Dailey & Tower Lawn
7:00 to 9:45 p.m.
(5:00 p.m. setup)

Saturday, May 17

Critical Research Academy of Elementary Education
Morris Dailey
4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
(2:00 p.m. setup)

Communication Studies
Tower Hall Lawn – South
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
(9:00 a.m. setup)

Sunday, May 18

Justice Studies
Morris Dailey
2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
(12:00 p.m. setup)

Wednesday, May 21

Child & Adolescent Development
Tower Hall Lawn – South
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(12:00 p.m. setup)

Educational Leadership
S.U. Ballroom 
5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)
Tommie Smith & John Carlos Lawn
3:30 to 6:30 p.m.
(1:30 p.m. setup)

Pilipino Convocation
Morris Dailey
5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Society of Human Resources Management 
Music Concert Hall & Music Lawn
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
(4:30 p.m. setup)

Thursday, May 22

Art & Art History
Music Concert Hall & Music Lawn
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(8:00 a.m. setup)

Creative Arts
Music Concert Hall & Music Lawn
3:00 to 6:00 p.m.
(1:00 p.m. setup)

 

Thursday, May 22 continued

Economics
Morris Dailey &
Tower Hall Lawn - North
5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

English & Comparative
Literature
S.U. Ballroom
6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
(4:00 p.m. setup)

History
Engineering 189 &
Lobby & Lawn
4:00 to 6:30 p.m.
(11:00 a.m. setup)

Humanities
Morris Dailey &
Bell Rose Garden
11:00 to 1:00 p.m.
(9:00 a.m. setup)

Journalism & Mass Communications
Tower Hall Lawn – South
5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Psychology
Event Center
4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
(1:00 p.m. setup)

Sociology
S.U. Ballroom & Art Quad
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
(9:00 a.m. setup)

World Languages & Literature
University Theatre
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Friday, May 23

African American Convocation
Morris Dailey
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Chemistry
University Theatre
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(8:00 a.m. setup)

College of Business
Event Center & BBC Courtyard
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
(7:30 a.m. setup)

College of Engineering
Event Center & College of Engineering Lobby
3:30 to 6:30 p.m.
(2:00 p.m. setup)

Computer Science
Music Concert Hall 
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
(11:00 a.m. setup)

Design
Morris Dailey
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(9:00 a.m. setup)

Geography & Global Studies
WSQ 109, WSQ Hallway & WSQ 111
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
(4:00 p.m. setup)

Health Science & Recreation
S.U. Ballroom
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
(2:00 p.m. setup)

Friday, May 23 continued

Hospitality Management
Lawn Area between King Library &
Science Building
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(4:00 p.m. setup)

Kinesiology
Tower Hall Lawn - South
5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Music and Dance
Music Concert Hall & Music 150
7:00 to 9:30 p.m.
(5:00 p.m. setup)

Nutrition and Food Science
S.U. Ballroom
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
(9:00 a.m. setup)

Public Health
Tommie Smith/John Carlos Lawn
10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
(8:30 a.m. setup)

Special Education
Sweeney Hall Atrium
5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Television, Radio, Film & 
Theatre

University Theatre
4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
(3:00 p.m. setup)

Saturday, May 24

Aerospace Studies
University Theatre
3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
(1:00 p.m. setup)

Biological Sciences
Tower Hall Lawn - South
1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
(11:00 a.m. setup)

Environmental Studies
Lawn between King Library & Science Building
12:00 to 3:00 p.m.
(10:00 a.m. setup)

Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
Engineering 189 & Lawn
12:30 to 3:00 p.m.
(9:30 a.m. setup)

Management Information Systems
Music Concert Hall & 
7th Street Plaza
2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
(1:00 p.m. setup)

Occupational Therapy
Morris Dailey &
Tower Hall Lawn - North
3:00 to 6:00 p.m.
(2:00 p.m. setup)

Physics and Astronomy Reception
Bell Rose Garden
12:15 to 2:00 p.m.
(12:00 p.m. setup)

Political Science
S.U. Ballroom & Art Quad
3:00 to 6:00 p.m.
(1:00 p.m. setup)

Social Work
Event Center
3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
(12:30 p.m. setup)

Sunday, May 25

Chicano Convocation
Event Center
3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
(7:30 a.m. setup)