Spring 2017 Graduation Events
Each May graduation events at the University of Houston consist of two coordinated ceremonies: University-wide Commencement which is held at TDECU Stadium and College Convocations which are held at other locations.
University-wide Commencement will be held Friday, May 12, 2017 at 10 a.m. It is the formal university-wide celebration at which President Renu Khator officially confers degrees upon graduating students from all the colleges on the UH main campus. The ceremony features a processional of graduates and faculty, remarks from the President, and a vibrant keynote speaker.
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Convocation
Date: Sunday, May 14, 2017 (Mother’s Day) Time: 9 a.m. Location: NRG Stadium
The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Convocation will include all Spring 2017 bachelor’s, master’s and Ph.D. degree candidates from the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. Families and friends are encouraged to attend.
At the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Convocation all graduation candidates will be individually recognized – each have the opportunity to have their names called as they cross the ceremonial stage. Complete event details will be posted as soon as available.