The College of Nursing and Health Innovation hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Our events promote health, educate students, challenge and connect our university colleagues, and inform the community. Many events are free to the public and we hope that you are able to participate with us!

A student smiles as they walk down the aisle during a commencement ceremony.


Earning a degree from The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation is an exciting step in your career and a great accomplishment. Commencement is celebrated twice per year, in December and May, and is the formal ceremony held to publicly recognize and celebrate earning your degree.

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Undergraduate Pinning Ceremony

The Pinning Ceremony is a formal celebration traditional to the nursing profession that symbolically recognizes the candidate's entry into their professional nursing career.

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Graduate Hooding Ceremony

Each semester, the College of Nursing and Health Innovation (CONHI) honors our Master’s and Post-Master’s graduation candidates in a hooding ceremony.

Other events

The University has events happening year-round on a variety of topics. For the latest updates or if you are looking for things to do at UTA? Check out the UTA Events Calendar!