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The Spring 2019 Commencement Ceremony for the College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 11:00 am at College Park Center.

Graduates students at graduation

After the ceremony, all graduates and their guests are invited to the CAPPA gallery to view a showcase of student work.

Graduates must RSVP, by April 1, 2019, via the participation form, confirming their intention to participate in the ceremony to be eligible to receive guest tickets and to take part in the commencement ceremony. 

Continue to check your UTA email (inbox, spam box, and clutter box) regularly for important updates regarding the commencement ceremony.

For more information regarding commencement at UTA, please visit the University’s Commencement webpage.

Still on the job hunt? Check out the Internship/Job Opportunities section of our website.

Please see a list of our Spring 2019 Graduates here.

Spring 2019 Commencement Timeline

12-16 Feb.:      Maverick Ring Sale
25 Feb.:           (Late) Deadline to apply for Spring graduation for all students
8 Mar.:              Deadline to order Maverick Ring
18-21 Mar:
       Bookstore Grad Finale
1 April:             Deadline to RSVP to walk in ceremony [DO IT NOW!]
                           *** RSVP IS MANDATORY TO BE ON TICKET LIST ***
9-15 Apr.:
       Ticket Offer 1: Website goes live at 10a
16-22 Apr.:      Ticket Offer 2: Website goes live at 10a
23-29 Apr.:      Ticket Offer 3: Website goes live at 10a
2 May:    
          Ring Ceremony
10 May:            Graduation Ceremony: 11a College Park Center (CPC)

***Check UTA email regularly (inbox, spam/junk box, and clutter box) for updates and ticket opportunities***

Contact the UTA Bookstore regarding regalia availability.

 - Tassels
      > Peacock Blue and Lilac: 
for all CAPPA Graduates (undergrad and grad)
- Hoods (Graduate only)
      > Lilac:  for M.ARCH and MLA graduates
Peacock Blue:
  for M.CRP, MPA, and MPP graduates