Convocations and 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.

Convocation event on Tower LawnConvocation event in the Music Hall

 

Convocation Name Date Time Location
Aerospace Studies Saturday, May 28 1 to 4 p.m.
(11 a.m. setup)
Student Union Theater
African American Convocation Friday, May 27 7 to 10 p.m.
(4 p.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom and 7th St. Plaza/S.U. Patio
Art and Art History Thursday, May 26 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
(9 a.m. setup)
Music Concert Hall and MCH Northwest Lawn
Biological Sciences Saturday, May 28 1 to 4 p.m.
(11 a.m. setup)
Morris Dailey Auditorium
Chemistry Friday, May 27 1 to 2 p.m.
(11 a.m. setup)
University Theatre and Lobby
Chicano Convocation Sunday, May 29 6 to 8:30 p.m.
(7 a.m. setup)
Event Center
Child and Adolescent Development Thursday, May 26 6 to 8 p.m.
(Noon setup)
Tower Hall Lawn – South Area
College of Engineering Friday, May 27 3 to 5 p.m.
(1 p.m. setup)
Event Center and Engineering Building Main Lobby Area
Communicative Disorders and Sciences Saturday, May 28 3 to 5 p.m.
(1 p.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom (Lecture Style)
Communication Studies Wednesday, May 25 3 to 5 p.m.
(1 p.m. setup)
Event Center
Computer Science Friday, May 27 1 to 3 p.m.
(10 a.m. setup)
Music Concert Hall
Counselor Education Thursday, May 19 6 to 9:45 p.m.
(3 p.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom
Design Thursday, May 26 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
(8 a.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom
Economics Friday, May 27 7 to 10 p.m.
(4 p.m. setup)
Morris Dailey Auditorium and Bell Rose Garden
Educational Leadership Wednesday, May 25 5 to 9 p.m.
(2 p.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom
Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) Tuesday, May 24 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
(1:30 p.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom
Elementary Education Saturday, May 21 10 to 11:30 a.m.
(8 a.m. setup)
University Theater
Elementary Education Critical Research Academy Thursday, May 26 6 to 7 p.m.
(3 p.m. setup)
Tommie Smith/John Carlos Lawn
English and Comparative Literature Thursday, May 26 5:30 to 8 p.m.
(2:30 p.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom and Lobby
Environmental Studies Saturday, May 28 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
(10 a.m. setup)
Lawn Area between King Library and Science Building
Geography and Global Studies Friday, May 27 6 to 8 p.m.
(4 p.m. setup)
Science 142
Health Science and Recreation Friday, May 20 4 to 7 p.m.
(1:30 p.m. setup)
Morris Dailey Auditorium
History Thursday, May 26 4 to 6:30 p.m.
(1 p.m. setup)
S.U. Theater and Courtyard
Hospitality Management Friday, May 20 3 to 6 p.m.
(1 p.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom
Humanities Thursday, May 26 2 to 6 p.m.
(Noon setup)
Morris Dailey Auditorium and Bell Rose Garden
Journalism and Mass Communications Wednesday, May 25 5 to 6:30 p.m.
(3 p.m. setup)
Tower Hall Lawn – South Area
Justice Studies Sunday, May 22 2 to 4 p.m.
(11 a.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom
Kinesiology Friday, May 27 3 to 7 p.m.
(1 p.m. setup)
Tower Hall Lawn - South Area
Linguistics and Language Development Friday, May 27 5 to 8 p.m.
(3 p.m. setup)
Engineering 189 and Lobby Area
Lucas College and Graduate School of Business Friday, May 27 7 to 8:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:30 to 1 p.m. Convocation
(6 a.m. setup)
Event Center and BBC Courtyard
Management Information Systems Saturday, May 21 2 to 4 p.m.
(11 a.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom
MESA Schools Program Thursday, May 12 4 to 10 p.m.
(1 p.m. setup)
S.U. Theater and Courtyard
Mexican American Studies Saturday, May 28 2 to 4 p.m.
(11 a.m. setup)
MLK 225/229
Music and Dance Friday, May 27 7 to 11 p.m.
(5 p.m. setup)
Music Concert Hall and Music 150
Nutrition, Food Science and Packaging Friday, May 27 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
(8 a.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom and Lobby
Occupational Therapy Friday, May 27 10 to 1 p.m.
(8 a.m. setup)
Morris Dailey Auditorium
Pilipino Convocation Wednesday, May 25 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
(2:30 p.m. setup)
Morris Dailey Auditorium
Political Science - MPA Program Wednesday, May 25 5 to 8 p.m.
(3 p.m. setup)
Student Union Theater and Courtyard
Political Science - Undergraduate Program Wednesday, May 25 5 to 8 p.m.
(2 p.m. setup)
University Theater
Psychology Thursday, May 26 Noon to 7 p.m.
(no setup time)
Event Center and Wellness Center Courtyard
Secondary Education Saturday, May 28 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
(10:30 a.m. setup)
Sweeney Hall Courtyard
Social Work Saturday, May 14 1 to 3 p.m.
(10 a.m. setup)
Event Center
Society for Human Resources Management Friday, May 20 4 to 7:30 p.m.
(2 p.m. setup)
Music Concert Hall
Sociology & Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Tuesday, May 17 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
(9 a.m. setup)
S.U. Ballroom
Television, Radio, Film and Theatre Friday, May 27 4 to 7 p.m.
(3 p.m. setup)
University Theater
The Valley Foundation of Nursing Friday, May 20 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(8 a.m. setup)
Event Center
Urban and Regional Planning Friday, May 27 3:30 to 7 p.m.
(12:30 p.m. setup)
S.U. Theater and Courtyard
World Languages and Literature Thursday, May 26 4 to 7 p.m.
(2 p.m. setup)
University Theater