Virtual Commencement Ceremony

WATCH THE August 2021 CEREMONY

Meet the Speaker

Raul Gonzalez

El Paso native Raul Gonzalez moved to Arlington in 1980 to attend UT Arlington after winning a scholarship from the El Paso Times. He worked several jobs while in college, including a stint at the Texas Rangers, where he met his wife, Kerry, a fellow Maverick.

Learn more about Raul Gonzalez

Celebrate

Make the most of your virtual ceremony:

  • Schedule a virtual commencement watch party with family and friends or share the virtual commencement website link with family and friends, asking them to join you for the event
  • Participate in time-honored commencement traditions such as standing upon degree conferral, tassel and/or ring turning, cap throwing, and the singing of the Alma Mater
  • Purchase regalia (optional) to wear during your virtual commencement celebration and for photo opportunities
  • Share your photos and experiences on social media and #ForeverMaverick
  • Use traditional commencement items as props (commencement program, regalia, honor cords)
  • Download a PDF of the commencement program to provide to guests at your celebration

#ForeverMaverick

Commencement Programs

If in MyMav you have opted to restrict directory information, your name will not appear in the printed commencement program unless you change that restriction.

See Programs