More than 3,000 students to graduate from UNT in Fall 2013
What: Fall commencement ceremonies at the University of North Texas
When: Doctoral and master's commencement ceremony at 3 p.m. Dec. 13 (Friday); baccalaureate commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Dec. 14 (Saturday)
Where: UNT Coliseum, 600 Ave. D, Denton
DENTON (UNT), Texas – More than 3,000 students will receive degrees from the University of North Texas this fall. Commencement ceremonies are set for Dec. 13 and 14 (Friday and Saturday) in the UNT Coliseum at 600 Ave. D.
The ceremony for doctoral and master's degree candidates will be held at 3 p.m. Dec. 13 (Friday), and undergraduate commencement ceremonies are set for 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Dec. 14 (Saturday). This fall, 2,589 undergraduate students, 551 master's students and 64 doctoral students applied for graduation.
UNT will introduce bronze Community Engagement Graduation Cords this year. The cords will be awarded to students who have participated in community service while attending UNT. Undergraduate students must have completed at least 100 hours of community service to receive the cords, and transfer and graduate students must have completed at least 50 hours.
The undergraduate ceremony at 9 a.m. Dec.14 will feature graduates from:
- College of Arts and Sciences
The undergraduate ceremony at 1 p.m. Dec. 14 will feature graduates from:
- College of Visual Arts and Design
- Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism
- College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism
- College of Music
- College of Public Affairs and Community Service
The undergraduate ceremony at 5 p.m. Dec. 14 will feature graduates from:
- College of Information
- College of Engineering
- College of Business
- College of Education
Graduates and their guests are invited to commencement receptions from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Dec. 13 for doctoral and master's degree candidates and from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 14 for undergraduate candidates. Both receptions will be held in the UNT Gateway Center Ballroom, 801 North Texas Blvd.