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General Information

University of Houston faculty are key factors in the success of our students, and as such, they play an important and memorable role in a graduate’s Commencement celebration. To ensure a complete commencement experience for our graduates, faculty are encouraged to attend University Commencements.

Additional details will be provided by the college coordinators about specific roles faculty may play in University Commencement .


University Commencements are important celebrations in the life of the University of Houston. You, as faculty, have a key role in making these ceremonies memorable and meaningful to our graduating students. We appreciate your willingness to participate. All faculty participants in these ceremonies are required to wear appropriate academic regalia. You can rent it via the UH Bookstore.


Tickets may or may not be necessary to attend the University Commencements; please check the individual college webpages for further information.