Commencement

Commencement May 2018

Ceremony One

Saturday, May 12, 2018
Ceremony 10 a.m.

Watch Spring 2018 Ceremony One

Commencement Speaker
rolando-pablos

Rolando B. Pablos
Texas State Secretary


  • College of Education and Human Development
  • College of Sciences
  • University College

Ceremony Two

Saturday, May 12, 2018
Ceremony 4 p.m.

Watch Spring 2018 Ceremony Two

Commencement Speaker
Ina Minjarez

Ina Minjarez 
Texas House of Representative for District 124


  • College of Engineering
  • College of Liberal and Fine Arts

Ceremony Three

Sunday, May 13, 2018
Ceremony 2 p.m.

Watch Spring 2018 Ceremony Three

Commencement Speaker
Lorenzo Gomez

Lorenzo Gomez 
Chairman and former CEO of Geekdom


  • College of Architecture, Construction and Planning
  • College of Business
  • College of Public Policy

What to expect the day of Commencement

  • Arrive two hours before the ceremony. Follow the signs to check-in.
  • At check-in, graduates will pick up their name card, fill out the photo information and line up.
  • Leave purses and bags with family. They're not allowed at check-in.
  • During the ceremony, all names will be called.
  • The ceremony will last 2—2.5 hours.
  • Stay seated throughout the ceremony.
  • After the ceremony, meet family and friends outside.

To ensure the safety of every guest and graduate, all persons will be subject to a bag check and security scan. Visit Security Procedures for more information on the Alamodome security procedures.


Contact Us

For any questions regarding commencement, please contact:

Phone: 210-458-4160
Email: commencement@utsa.edu.