Congratulations on your anticipated graduation from the UT Arlington College of Science! Our ceremony celebrating fall graduates is scheduled for Friday, December 12 from 3-5 p.m. in College Park Center (CPC) on the UT Arlington campus. Please note that the College of Science does not require an additional RSVP or registration to participate in the ceremony. If you are receiving this message you are on the list for graduation. Graduates should arrive at the west entry of CPC for check-in between 1:30 and 2:15 p.m. No rehearsal is required, but it is important that you arrive on time so that you can receive all the necessary instructions. Guests will enter CPC through the north or northwest entrances, which will open at 2 p.m. for guest seating.
Tickets are required for all guests attending the ceremony, including children. Guests must arrive with printed tickets. Tickets cannot be scanned from the screen of a smart phone, iPad, or other electronic device. Graduates will also be required to present a separate ticket for backstage admission. Be sure to print your graduate ticket when accessing tickets for your guests and bring it with you to the ceremony!
The procedure for ticket distribution has been changed – please read these instructions carefully:
Ticketing Offer #1: November 18 – December 1
You will receive an email via your student account (Mav Mail) by 12 p.m. with instructions on how to claim your graduate ticket, up to 6 guaranteed guest tickets reserved in your name, and up to 4 additional guest tickets while quantities last. You must claim your tickets during this first offer to receive the six guaranteed tickets! This offer will expire at noon on Monday, December 1 , at which time your reserved guest tickets will no longer be available. All unclaimed guest tickets will be returned to a central ticketing pool.
Ticketing Offer #2: December 2 – December 8
You will receive an email via Mav Mail by 12 p.m. with information on how to claim additional guest tickets from the central ticketing pool, if available, while quantities last. Students who have not claimed their graduate ticket may do so at this time. This offer will expire at noon on December 8.
Ticketing Offer #3: Starting Dec 8
You will receive an email via Mav Mail with information on how to claim additional stand-by tickets, if any are available. Seating for stand-by ticket holders is not guaranteed and will be based on availability of seating in College Park Center at the time of the ceremony. Please note that graduate tickets will no longer be available during this offer.
Parking for the ceremony is available in the Park South, Park Central and Park North Garages on Center Street between UTA Boulevard and CPC. Additional parking is available in Lots 38, 39, F11, F12, 47, 53, F10, and at Lipscomb Hall and the Center for Continuing Education. There will be a drop off for guests with mobility issues at Spaniolo Drive and 3rd Street, and handicapped parking will be available in the Park South Garage See http://www.utacollegepark.com/visit-us/map.php for locations. Please be sure that guests are aware that they may have to walk several blocks from parking areas to reach CPC.