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Commencement FAQs

Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 7 p.m.

NRG Stadium

One NRG Park  Houston, Texas 77054

Students need arrive by 5:30pm and will be directed to the sign-in area after they enter the Amegy Gates.

Guests do not need tickets to enter the ceremony.

You may invite as many guests as you like. Seating is first-come, first-serve.

Yes, parking is $12 a car for both graduates and their guests.

If you applied for graduation and did not RSVP you will go to the on-site registration table. The bookstore will be available to sell caps and gowns on-site.

Graduation caps and gowns can be purchased at the campus bookstore for a cost of $32. The bookstore will be at the commencement ceremony with a limited supply of regalia.

The ceremony will be streamed live on our webpage so that your friends and family will not miss your special day. Please check back on the day of the ceremony for a live link, after the ceremony the link will continue to be viewable for up to two weeks after the ceremony.

The ceremony approximately 2 ½ hours, it may be too long for some small children to sit quietly through.