Commencement 2016

University of Dallas Commencement 2016

The University of Dallas will award bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees on May 15 during the 2016 spring commencement ceremony for the undergraduate Constantin College of Liberal Arts, undergraduate College of Business, Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts, and the School of Ministry.

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Schedule of Events

Cap & Gown Pickup - Wednesday, May 4 & Thursday, May 5

Candidates may pick up their caps and gowns on Wednesday, May 4, from noon to 3 p.m. in SB Hall's Serafy Room and Thursday, May 5, from noon to 2:30 p.m. in SB Hall's Serafy Room . Undergraduate degree candidates must complete the senior exit survey before receiving their regalia. Students not able to pick up regalia at the designated times should contact the Registrar's Office at 972-721-5221.

Senior Convocation, Thursday, May 5

Church of the Incarnation
3:30 p.m.
The Senior Convocation service will be at 3:30 p.m. in the Church ofr the Incarnation. A r
eception will immediately follow in the Gorman Faculty Lounge and Constantin Garden.

Saturday, May 14

School of Ministry Continuing Education & Catholic Biblical School Mass
Church of the Incarnation
10:00 am
Certificates and pins will be presented to those students who have successfully completed the four-year advanced Catholic Biblical Studies program and to those who have completed the Certificado en TeologĂ­a Pastoral (Certificate in Pastoral Theology) of the School of Ministry. 
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Baccalaureate Mass
Maher Athletic Center

6:00 pm
This liturgy is a Eucharistic celebration in the Catholic tradition of the University. Please join us in thanking God for the many blessings that have been bestowed throughout your college years. Overflow seating with audio and video is available in the Church of the Incarnation.

President's Reception Honoring the Graduating Class of 2016
Haggar University Center
7:30 - 10:30 pm
The President's Reception is an annual commencement tradition honoring graduating UD students and university faculty. The event is held immediately following the Baccalaureate Mass. Tickets for current year UD graduates, faculty and staff are free.
Register Here 

Sunday, May 15

Commencement
Braniff Mall
9:00 a.m.

Rain plan is TBA.

Accessible Seating Contact

Jeff Taylor
Office of Academic Success
972-721-5385
jtaylor@udallas.edu 
 
 

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