The Economics Department

Commencement 2022

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Department of Economics Commencement

Saturday, May 21, 2022 | 9:00-11:00am | Gregory Gym | Speaker: Dr. Julia Coronado

Section Overview: Students | Family & Guests | University-wide Commencement



Graduating students are required to wear Academic Regalia

  • Undergraduates: Please order your regalia at the University Co-Op. The tassel and stole color is white.
  • Masters: Regalia is available for loan. Please contact Kristen Hotopp for additional information.
  • Doctorates: Please order your regalia at the University Co-Op.

Regalia FAQs

Event Details

Please arrive at Gregory Gym at 8am using the entrance on the ground floor of Speedway to check in for line-up

  • Undergraduate students-In order to participate in the HDO, Plan II, Economics, and Psychology celebrations, students must complete the graduation application/walk list and the RSVP. Please apply here: Graduation Application Page.
  • Undergraduate students will earn Bachelor of Arts degrees.
  • Students will be individually recognized as they walk across the stage.
  • All Liberal Arts majors are read for each student.
  • A professional photographer will take pictures of students as they cross the stage.
  • Do not bring valuable personal belongings, such as purses and backpacks, to the ceremony.
  • Please mute your phones during the procession and ceremony.

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Family and Guests

Gregory Gym doors will open at 8:30am for family, friends, and guests. No ticket is required.

Live Stream: The ceremony will also stream live online, starting at approximately 8:45am on May 21.

Parking garages and most surface lots are free.  However, please do not park in spaces that require a parking permit "At All Times."

A nearby garage is the San Jacinto Garage, 2401 San Jacinto Blvd. (After the ceremony ends, getting out of Brazos Garage can be incredibly difficult. There will be a lot of traffic on MLK Blvd.)

Visitor parking information | Map

Mobility Impaired Guests

Accessible seats are available inside Gregory.  Staff will assist mobility-impaired guests with seating.

Please note: 21st street will be one-way heading east.  Near Gregory Gym, there will be a drop-off location at the intersection of Speedway and 21st St.


A reception will take place immediately following the ceremony outside of BRB.  You and your guests are invited to attend.


Texas Economic t-shirts will be available for purchase on our online store.

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University-wide Commencement

Saturday, May 21, 2022 | 7:30 pm | Darrell K Royal-TX Memorial Stadium (DKR-TMS) | Speaker: Emmanuel Acho

After the individual recognition in college and school convocations, degree candidates from all disciplines come together for the university-wide commencement ceremony.

Event Details

Graduating students are required to present a ticket for the Grand Procession. Please see the ticket links below.  Graduate seating cannot be guaranteed without a ticket. Please secure your ticket in advance. Please note: There is a 15 ticket limit per transaction. 

To reserve your tickets please do the following:

  1. Go to the appropriate program link.
  2. Enter your EID in the "promotional code" field.
  3. Select "Find Tickets". 
  4. Scroll to the bottom.  Select the desired number of tickets.  Add the tickets to your cart and check out. 
Links: COLA Undergrad | MA | Doctoral

To reserve your tickets please do the following:

  1. Go to the guest link for tickets. 
  2. Select "Find Tickets". 
  3. Scroll to the bottom.  Select the desired number of tickets.  Add the tickets to your cart and check out. 
Please note that if you do not already have a TX Athletic ticket account, you will be prompted to create one.
  • Graduating students are required to wear Academic Regalia.
  • Graduating students will not be individually recognized at this ceremony.

Please contact Denisse Sanchez at 512-475-8507 if you have any questions. 

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    2225 Speedway
    BRB 1.116, C3100
    Austin, Texas 78712
    512-471-3211 (main) & 512-471-2973 (advising)