Commencement Ceremonies (in person)

Date & Time: 
Sun, 11/22/2020 - 1:00pm

Apogee Stadium

Ceremony elements include:

  • Ceremonial conferral of degrees by President Neal Smatresk
  • Remarks from President Smatresk, Provost Jennifer Cowley and David Wolf of the UNT Alumni Association
  • Turning of graduates’ tassels and rings

What you need to know about the in-person commencement ceremonies:

  • Two commencement ceremonies are scheduled for 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. with graduates divided by college to adhere to stadium capacity requirements. UNT Engineering is scheduled for 1 p.m.
  • Graduates must RSVP to participate
  • Graduates will be offered two guest tickets
  • Ticketing will be strictly enforced and seating will be preassigned to maintain social distancing
  • A livestream will be available for those unable to attend
  • Face coverings are required at all times on campus including at Apogee Stadium
  • Graduates must wear regalia
  • Verbal recognition of graduates' names and an opportunity to cross the stage will not occur

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