Commencement Ceremony Dates

Texas A&M University - College Station

The Office of the Registrar is responsible for ensuring the number of graduates at each commencement ceremony results in ceremonies of reasonably equal duration. Consequently, the determination of which colleges will graduate at which ceremony is typically not established until the seventh or eighth week of classes. Please refer to the Academic Calendar for this deadline.


 

Friday, August 9, 2019

Degree candidates are asked to arrive 45 minutes before their ceremony near the North Entry of Reed Arena. They will begin line formation 30 minutes before the ceremony.
 
  • 9 a.m. - Reed Arena
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Agriculture and Life Sciences
    • Graduates in Bush School of Government and Public Service
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Business
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Engineering
    • Professionals and Graduates in the School of Law
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Liberal Arts
  • 2 p.m. - Reed Arena
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Architecture
    • Professionals, Graduates and Undergraduates in Dentistry
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Education
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Geosciences
    • Professionals and Graduates in Medicine
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Nursing
    • Professionals in Pharmacy
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in the School of Public Health
    • Graduates and Undergraduates in Science
    • Professionals, Graduates and Undergraduates in Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

 

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Degree candidates are asked to arrive 45 minutes before their ceremony at Rudder Auditorium. They will begin line formation 30 minutes before the ceremony.
 
  • Doctoral degrees at Texas A&M – College Station

Friday, December 13, 2019

Degree candidates are asked to arrive 45 minutes before their ceremony near the North Entry of Reed Arena. They will begin line formation 30 minutes before the ceremony.
 
  • Masters and Undergraduate degrees at Texas A&M – College Station

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Degree candidates are asked to arrive 45 minutes before their ceremony near the North Entry of Reed Arena. They will begin line formation 30 minutes before the ceremony.
 
  • Masters and Undergraduate degrees at Texas A&M – College Station

Date to be Announced

Degree candidates are asked to arrive 45 minutes before their ceremony at Rudder Auditorium. They will begin line formation 30 minutes before the ceremony.
 
  • Doctoral degrees at Texas A&M – College Station

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Degree candidates are asked to arrive 45 minutes before their ceremony near the North Entry of Reed Arena. They will begin line formation 30 minutes before the ceremony.
 
  • Masters and Undergraduate degrees at Texas A&M – College Station

Friday, May 8, 2020

Degree candidates are asked to arrive 45 minutes before their ceremony near the North Entry of Reed Arena. They will begin line formation 30 minutes before the ceremony.
 
  • Masters and Undergraduate degrees at Texas A&M – College Station

Saturday, May 9, 2020

Degree candidates are asked to arrive 45 minutes before their ceremony near the North Entry of Reed Arena. They will begin line formation 30 minutes before the ceremony.
 
  • Masters and Undergraduate degrees at Texas A&M – College Station

 

 

Dates for Future Semesters*

  • Summer 2020
    • August 7-8 Masters and Undergraduate commencement ceremonies
    • TBD - Doctoral hooding and commencement ceremony
* Future ceremony dates are subject to change.

Note: All students planning to participate in a commencement ceremony must do so in the ceremony designated for their college in the term in which they have an active graduation application.  Graduate students in interdisciplinary programs can find the ceremony designated for their program here.