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UH will hold an in-person ceremony for spring 2021 graduates. You can find the date, time and location below for our college.
A separate ceremony will be offered to celebrate all 2020 graduates. Details are pending for that event.
- In-Person College of Education Commencement Ceremony – Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 10 a.m. at TDECU Stadium
For those unable to attend, please visit the streaming link. You may also revisit the videos at a later date.
Please visit the UH Commencement page for more information as it becomes available.
Must Do Before Graduation
- Make sure you apply for graduation by March 26, 2021 (last day for late filing period).
- Log onto AccessUH, select myUH, Academic Records, My Academics (top right tab), Apply for graduation on the bottom box.
Please Read Before Graduation
Additional Pre-Graduation Activities
- Get Your Cougar Spirit Cord.
- Attend the Ring Ceremony hosted by the UH Alumni Association.
- Questions? Contact COE Graduation Coordinator Paula Canada.
Information for In-Person Graduation Ceremonies
A Letter From the Dean
Dear Future Graduate,
Congratulations on your approaching graduation! What an exciting time! You will soon join over 300,000 UH alumni. Just as your family and friends share in the joy of your achievement, your UH family is also happy for you. Our faculty and staff know you will transform lives and bring excellence to your future careers. As dean of the College of Education, I want to say how proud I am of the accomplishments of the spring 2021 graduating class. It has been an honor to serve you.
We hope that you celebrate your graduation milestone with us at the upcoming commencement and continue to show your UH spirit as an active alumni. You will receive important details about graduation via email and can find more information on this page.
Our best wishes are with you as you change the world. You are the pride.
Robert H. McPherson, Ph.D.
Professor and Dean, Elizabeth D. Rockwell Chair