Cockrell School of Engineering Graduation


Navigate the graduation pages to find basic need-to-know information on how to apply for graduation, important dates and deadlines, what to expect during the commencement ceremony and what services will be available to you once you graduate, among other things.

Apply to Graduate

For undergraduate students, review important steps before applying for graduation.

Commencement Speaker

The Spring 2017 Commencement keynote speaker is alumnus and structural engineer Randall Poston (B.S. CE 1978; M.S. CE 1980; Ph.D. CE 1984), senior principal at Pivot Engineers.

Graduating in Summer 2017?

If you are an undergraduate potentially graduating in Summer 2017 and would like to participate in the Spring Commencement Ceremony, please register here. There is no summer commencement ceremony offered. The deadline to have your name printed in the program is April 3. Please call 512-471-4321 for more information.

Graduation Information for M.S. and Ph.D. Students

Students graduating with a M.S. or Ph.D. in engineering this Spring or Summer are invited to attend the Cockrell School Commencement Ceremony.

Register here to attend the ceremony.

Deadline to have your name printed in the program is April 3.

For more information, call 512-471-4321 or visit the UT Graduate School’s Graduation and Convocation page.