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Mail: University of Houston
Cullen College of Engineering
E421 Engineering Bldg 2, 4722 Calhoun Rd, Houston, TX 77204-4007
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University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

Current Students

Convocation & Commencement

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This year, the University of Houston will continue their tradition of individual college Convocations. This experience is comprised of Fall and Spring Convocations. The University Commencement will be held at TDECU Stadium in the Spring.

Cullen College of Engineering Convocation

Friday, December 16, 2016
6 p.m. at UH Basketball Facility (Building 531)
*Students are to meet in Yeoman Fieldhouse at 5 p.m.)
Tickets are not required for the Engineering Convocation.

Fall Grad Fair

September 20-23, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the UH Bookstore

Graduation Deadlines

Friday, September 30: End of regular filing period to apply online for Fall 2016 graduation with non-refundable $25 fee. Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply.
Friday, October 28: End of late filing period to apply online for Fall 2016 graduation with non-refundable $50 fee. Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply.

Graduation Photo Ordering Information

View the flyer!

Every graduate is photographed at the ceremony and will receive a free proof in the mail and by e-mail after the ceremony.

Ways to order:

  1. Pre-order before graduation for discount pricing at with Department Code: DP4
  2. Order online after you receive your proofs
  3. Call us at 214-443-9393
University Commencement

Saturday, May 13, 2017
7 p.m., Ceremony
TDECU Stadium
Tickets are required

An email from the UH Grad Squad will be sent to qualifying candidates with a link to the ticketing site. You will have the opportunity to get all the tickets you need for your family and friends to attend the University Commencement celebration. All students (Summer, Fall and Spring) are invited to attend.

Caps and Gowns

All graduates participating in the convocation and commencement ceremonies must wear UH official caps and gowns. Students may order their caps and gown online.

The bookstore will host a Graduation Fair on September 20-23, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. It will be held in the bookstore in the UC, lower level, or call them at 713-748-0923.

Graduation Exit Survey

Please make sure to stop by the University of Houston Engineering Career Center or visit this website and fill out a quick and easy survey to get a FREE Red Cord for your Fall Graduation! This cord is for December 2016 BS, MS, and PHD grads.

Cougar Spirit Cord

The Cougar Spirit Cord is a red and white honor cord that graduating Coogs wear at the convocation and commencement to show pride and support for your university. More information here.

Unable to Attend Commencement? Stream it Live!

To view the live streaming version of the engineering commencement, please visit: TBA.