Graduation and Commencement

Navigate the graduation pages to find basic need-to-know information on graduation, important dates and deadlines, what to expect during the commencement ceremony and what services will be available to you once you graduate, among other things.

Intent to Graduate

For undergraduate students, review important steps for graduation.

Commencement Information

The Cockrell School of Engineering will host a Spring (May) ceremony to honor students who have completed their engineering degree requirements. The ceremony is held once per year to coincide with the university-wide commencement ceremony. Please review commencement ceremony for further information. Fall 2018, Spring 2019, and Summer 2019 engineering undergraduate degree candidates may participate in the Spring (May) 2019 engineering commencement ceremony.

If any undergraduate students have further questions regarding commencement, please email 

Students graduating with a M.S. or Ph.D. in engineering may visit the UT Graduate School’s Graduation and Convocation page.


Graduating in Summer 2019?

If you are an undergraduate potentially graduating in Summer 2019 and would like to participate in the Spring Commencement Ceremony, please register here. There is no summer commencement ceremony offered. The deadline to have your name printed in the program is April 8. Please call 512-471-4321 for more information.

Commencement Information for M.S. and Ph.D. Students

M.S. and Ph.D. candidates graduating in the Spring or Summer 2018 are invited to attend the Cockrell School Commencement Ceremony.

Register here to attend.

Deadline to have your name printed in the program is April 4.

For more information, call 512-471-4321 or visit the UT Graduate School’s Graduation and Convocation page.