Schedule of Events

Friday, May 9th


College of Arts and Sciences Senior Breakfast
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Great Hall - Allen Chapman Activity Center

Graduation Tea
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Mary K. Chapman Center
The Department of Communication Disorders is having a Graduation Tea on May 9th at 1:00 p.m. The reception is open to speech pathology and deaf ed students and their families.

Graduation Reception and Bell Ringing
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bayless Plaza
An afternoon party to celebrate with friends and Ring the Kendall Bell to signify your last day as a student and your first as a TU alumnus. All seniors, students and families are invited to attend. Food, drinks and prizes available to those who attend.

Hosted by the Future Alumni Council and TU Alumni Association.

Phi Beta Kappa Initiation Ceremony
5:30 p.m.
Tyrell Hall Auditorium
All graduates, families, and friends are invited. Please wear regalia; cap optional.

Saturday, May 10th


Baccalaureate
8:00 a.m.
Sharp Chapel
All graduates, families, and friends are invited. Please wear regalia; cap optional.


Collins College of Business Breakfast Reception
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Helmerich Hall - Second Floor
Graduating Seniors, Families and Friends are invited to attend a Continental Breakfast Reception in Helmerich Hall.

Engineering & Natural Sciences Breakfast Reception
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Samson Plaza
Graduating Seniors, Families and Friends are invited to attend a Continental Breakfast Reception in Keplinger Hall.

School of Nursing Recognition & Award Ceremony
8:00 a.m.
Chapman Hall - First Floor Lecture Room
Recognition of each BSN graduate of the TU School of Nursing. Ceremony will be held on the first floor of Chapman Hall (2830 E. 5th Street) in the Lecture Hall

Check-in/Line Up of Graduates
9:00 a.m.
Donald W. Reynolds Center
Graduates are to report to the Practice Gym and go to the registration table for their college to obtain their official name card. This card will contain your name and any applicable honors designations to be read by the announcer. The name card will carry your name as requested for your diploma. If the information on your card is incorrect, report to the table staffed by representatives of the Registrar's Office. The announcer will read only the information preprinted on this card, you must have a card to process across the stage. Alterations and additions will be omitted.

Processional Begins
9:45 a.m.
Donald W. Reynolds Center

Commencement Ceremony
10:00 a.m.
Donald W. Reynolds Center
The ceremony will last approximately two hours. Graduates will receive diploma cover only during commencement exercises. Diploma will be mailed to each graduate at a later date. Graduates may not leave the commencement area until the completion of the ceremony and recessional.

Graduate School Gift & Pinning Ceremony
Immediately following ceremony
Donald W. Reynolds Center - President's Suite

Student Association Graduate Party
8:00 p.m.
Hyatt Regency - 100 E. 2nd St.
For all students and their families to celebrate with food and music at 8:00 p.m. at Hyatt Regency, 100 E. 2nd, Tulsa.

College of Law Hooding Ceremony

Saturday, May 10th


Check-in/Lineup
1:30 p.m.
John Rogers Hall Pit

Class Photos
Prior to Ceremony
Reynolds Center

College of Law Hooding
2:00 p.m.
John Rogers Hall - South Courtyard

Reception
2:45 p.m.
John Rogers Hall

In case of rain, the Law Hooding will be held in the Reynolds Center