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Graduation Celebration 2011

Graduation Celebration is an annual event held during May commencement weekend in celebration of UT Arlington's graduating class. The event is free and open to everyone.

John Legend

Keynote Speaker: John Legend
Friday, May 13, 2011

  • Location: Levitt Pavilion, located in downtown Arlington at Abram and Center streets about two blocks north of campus
    Parking: available in university lots on the northeast side of campus
  • Rain site: Texas Hall
  • Start time: 8:00 p.m.
  • Music and keynote remarks are mixed with a breath-taking fireworks show!
  • Come early for free food


Tickets aren't required for this event, but all students who are graduating in May 2011 can get VIP seating. Information will be sent to those students' UT Arlington email accounts in mid April.


All students, faculty, staff, neighbors and special guests of UT Arlington are also invited!  Bring your lawn chair or picnic blanket and enjoy the show.