What: Summer commencement ceremonies at the University of North Texas
When: Doctoral and master's commencement ceremony at 3 p.m. Aug. 9 (Friday); baccalaureate commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Aug. 10 (Saturday)
Where: UNT Coliseum, southeast corner of Highland Street and North Texas Boulevard at 600 Ave. D
DENTON (UNT), Texas – Nearly 2,000 students will receive degrees from the University of North Texas this summer. Commencement ceremonies are set for Aug. 9 and 10 (Friday and Saturday) in the UNT Coliseum, southeast corner of Highland Street and North Texas Boulevard at 600 Ave. D.
The ceremony for doctoral and master's degree candidates will be held at 3 p.m. Aug. 9 (Friday), and undergraduate commencement ceremonies are set for 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Aug. 10 (Saturday). This summer, 1,307 undergraduate students, 490 master's students and 120 doctoral students applied for graduation.
The undergraduate ceremony at 9 a.m. Aug. 10 will feature graduates from:
- College of Public Affairs and Community Service
- College of Visual Arts and Design
- Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism
- College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism
- College of Music
The undergraduate ceremony at 1 p.m. Aug. 10 will feature graduates from:
- College of Education
- College of Information
- College of Engineering
- College of Business
The undergraduate ceremony at 5 p.m. Aug.10 will feature graduates from:
- College of Arts and Sciences
Graduates and their guests are invited to commencement receptions on Aug. 9 and 10. The reception on Aug. 9 will take place from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. for doctoral and master's degree candidates. The reception on Aug.10 will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for all other undergraduate candidates. Both receptions will be at the UNT Gateway Center Ballroom, located on North Texas Boulevard between Eagle Drive and Highland Street and adjacent to the Coliseum at 801 North Texas Blvd.