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Spring Convocations

At the College Convocations, graduates will be recognized. Candidates’ names will be announced, they will have their picture taken, and they will be presented a diploma cover by their college dean. This is the time for candidates to celebrate with those in their college.

To have the complete graduation experience, graduates are expected to attend both Commencement and their Convocation!

Please contact the Graduation Office at (405) 325-0841 or at commencement@ou.edu if you have any questions about graduation.

 

College of Allied Health Convocation

10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | T. Howard McCasland Field House, 151 West Brooks Street, Norman, OK.

Candidates are asked to arrive at 9 a.m. for line-up at Lissa and Cy Wagner Hall, 1005 Asp Avenue, Norman, OK.

There will be a reception following the Convocation at 11:30 a.m. in the Chesapeake Stadium Club, Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium, 180 W. Brooks Street, Norman, OK

Questions? Contact the Office of Academic and Student Services at (405) 271-6588  or visit the College of Allied Health Web site at www.ah.ouhsc.edu/main/graduation.asp.

College of Architecture Convocation

1:00 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Paul F. Sharp Concert Hall, Catlett Music Center, 500 West Boyd, Norman, OK. Candidates are asked to arrive at 12:30 p.m.

There will be a reception immediately following at the Gould Hall Gallery.

Questions? Contact Callum Roxborough at (405) 325-9481 or croxborough@ou.edu.

College of Arts and Sciences Convocation

10 a.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Lloyd Noble Center, 2900 S. Jenkins, Norman, OK.

Candidates are asked to arrive by 9:15 a.m. Doctoral candidates are not recognized at Convocation.

Questions? Contact Kristi Morgan at (405) 325-2347 or via e-mail at kcain@ou.edu or visit the College of Arts and Sciences website at http://cas.ou.edu/may-convocation-instructions.

College of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences Convocation

2 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Reynolds Performing Arts Center, 550 Parrington Oval, Norman, OK. Candidates are asked to arrive no later than 11 a.m.

There will be a reception on Friday, May 13 at 4 p.m. in the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History, 2401 Chautauqua Avenue, Norman, OK 73072.

Questions? Contact Mona Springfield at (405) 325-1819 or mspringfield@ou.edu.

Aviation Undergraduate Programs

Candidates will be recognized during the Michael F. Price College of Business Convocation listed below.  

An informal reception for Aviation Graduates and their guests will be held immediately prior to the ceremony from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. at the Max Westheimer Airport Aviation Department Hangar, 1700 Lexington Street, Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Shelly Ainsworth at (405) 325-7231 or via e-mail at sainsworth@ou.edu.

Michael F. Price College of Business Convocation

4:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Lloyd Noble Center, 2900 S. Jenkins, Norman, OK. Candidates are asked to arrive at 4:00 p.m.

There will be a reception immediately following the Convocation ceremony, in the Chesapeake Energy Courtside Club, located in the Lloyd Noble Center.

Questions? Contact Taylor Heatly at (405) 325-4386 or via e-mail at theatly@ou.edu

College of Dentistry Commencement

2 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016 | First United Methodist Church, 131 NW 4th St, Oklahoma City, OK. Candidates are asked to arrive at 1:00 p.m.

Questions? Contact Jennifer Quan at (405) 271-5444.

College of Dentistry Dental Hygiene Convocation

10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | First United Methodist Church, 131 NW 4th St, Oklahoma City, OK. Candidates are asked to arrive at 9:00 a.m.

There will be a reception immediately following Convocation at the First United Methodist Church.

Questions? Contact Kristy Jurko at (405) 271-4435 or via email at kristy-jurko@ouhsc.edu.

Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy Convocation

4:00 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | T. Howard McCasland Field House, 151 West Brooks Street, Norman, OK.

Candidates are required to register for Convocation at MCEE Student Services. Candidates are asked to arrive at 3:00 p.m.

There will be a reception immediately following the ceremony at the Chesapeake Energy Stadium Club.

Questions? Contact Liz Ehrhardt at (405) 325-4005 or via email at lehrhardt@ou.edu and visit www.ou.edu/content/mcee/undergrad_studentservices/graduation_information.html.

Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education Convocation

1:00 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | T. Howard McCasland Field House, 151 West Brooks Street, Norman, OK. No tickets issued for Convocation.

Candidates are asked to arrive at 12:15 p.m. at Price Hall. Candidates are required to register for Convocation.

There will be a reception immediately following Convocation in Collings Hall, 820 Van Vleet Oval, Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Melanie Schneider at (405) 325-4844 or via e-mail at mschneider@ou.edu.

 

Gallogly College of Engineering Convocation

7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Lloyd Noble Center, 2900 Jenkins Ave, Norman, OK.

Candidates are asked to arrive at 6:45 p.m. Candidates are asked to register for Convocation online and may pick up information in the Williams Student Services Center.

A reception will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Devon Energy Hall Atrium, 110 W. Boyd St., Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Corinne Maag at (405) 325-2621 or via email at cmaag@ou.edu and visit http://ou.edu/content/coe/currentstudents/grad_convocation.html

 

Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts Convocation

Spring of 2016 Convocation
10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Paul F. Sharp Concert Hall, Catlett Music Center, 500 W. Boyd St., Norman, OK.

Tickets will be issued for Convocation. Each graduate will be entitled to four tickets, which may be picked up between April 25, 2016 and May 11,2016 at the Fine Arts Box office during regular business hours. Candidates are asked to arrive at 9:00 a.m. for the event.

Questions? Contact Jane Custar at (405) 325-7374 or via e-mail at janecustar@ou.edu

College of International Studies Convocation

3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Paul F. Sharp Concert Hall, Catlett Music Center, 500 W. Boyd St., Norman, OK.

Candidates are asked to arrive at 2:45 p.m. Tickets will be required for Convocation. Each candidate will receive approximately 8 tickets from Tracy Holloway in Hester Hall, 220. Candidates are required to register for Convocation by March 15 through the advising office and will receive more information about registration and ticket allotment through e-mail.

There will be a reception immediately following Convocation in the Molly Shi Boren Ballroom, located in the Oklahoma Memorial Union, 900 Asp Avenue, Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Tracy Holloway at (405) 325-1429 or via e-mail at tracyholloway@ou.edu.

 

Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication Convocation

6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | T. Howard McCasland Field House, 151 West Brooks Street, Norman, OK.

Candidates are asked to arrive at 5:30 p.m. Candidates are required to register for Convocation by visiting the Student Services Office.

Questions? Contact Lyndsay Tabor at (405) 325-5199 or via e-mail at lyndsaytabor@ou.edu.

College of Law Convocation

10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker, Oklahoma City, OK. Candidates are asked to arrive at 10 a.m.

There will be a reception from 4 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2016 at the College of Law, Sneed Lounge, 300 W. Timberdell Road, Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Jessica Jones at (405) 325-2227 or via e-mail at Jessica.jones@ou.edu.

College of Liberal Studies Convocation

6 p.m., Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Paul F. Sharp Concert Hall, Catlett Music Center, 500 W. Boyd St., Norman, OK.

Candidates are asked to arrive at 5:15 p.m. Candidates are required to register for Convocation.

Questions? Contact Missy Mitchell at (405)325-2823 or mjmitchell@ou.edu or visit http://www.ou.edu/cls/students_resources/convocation.html.

College of Medicine Commencement

10 a.m., Saturday, May 21, 2016 | Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker, Oklahoma City, OK. No tickets issued for Commencement. Candidates are asked to arrive at 8:45 a.m.

There will be a reception immediately following the Commencement Ceremony.

Questions? Contact James F. Albertson at (405) 271-2316 or via email at james-albertson@ouhsc.edu.

Fran and Earl Ziegler College of Nursing Convocation

1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Lloyd Noble Center, 2900 Jenkins Ave, Norman, OK.

Candidates are asked to arrive at 12:30 p.m. and no later than 12:45 p.m. Candidates are required to register for Convocation. Registration forms can be found at http://nursing.ouhsc.edu/CurrentStudents/Graduation.aspx.

Questions? Contact Margaret A. Robinson at (405) 271-2428, ext. 49130 or via email at Margaret-A-Robinson@ouhsc.edu or visit http://nursing.ouhsc.edu/CurrentStudents/Graduation.aspx

College of Pharmacy Commencement

10 a.m., Saturday, June 4, 2016 | Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N Walker Ave, Oklahoma City, OK. No tickets will be issued for Commencement. Candidates are asked to arrive at 9 a.m.

Questions? Contact Darla Puckett at (405) 271-6598 or via email at darla-puckett@ouhsc.edu.

College of Public Health Convocation

10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Embassy Suites OKC Downtown Medical Center, 741 North Phillips Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK. Candidates are asked to arrive at 9:30 a.m.

There will be a reception immediately following the event.

Questions? Contact Robin Howell at (405) 271-2308 or via email at Robin-howell@ouhsc.edu.

 

 

OU Tulsa Convocation

7:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, 2016 | Donald W. Reynolds Center at University of Tulsa, 3208 E 8th St., Tulsa, OK. Candidates are asked to arrive at 6 p.m. Candidates are required to register for Convocation with the office of Student Affairs on the OU Tulsa Campus (918) 660-3100.

Questions? Contact Tracy Kennedy at (918) 660-3316 or via e-mail at tkennedy@ou.edu.

Health Sciences Center Graduate College Convocation

2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 14, 2016 | David L. Boren Student Union, Room 170, 1106 Stonewall Ave., Oklahoma City, OK.  Candidates are asked to arrive at 1:15 p.m. Registration is required. Candidates will register through the Graduate College.

There will be a reception immediately following Convocation at the David L. Boren Student Union, David L. Boren Lounge, Room 302. 

Questions? Contact Karen Bentley at (405) 271-2085, or via email at Karen-bentley@ouhsc.edu.  

Advanced Programs

Advanced Programs Candidates will be recognized during the Convocation ceremony for the degree granting college awarding their degree. The degree granting colleges that award degrees for Advanced Programs are: College of Arts & Sciences (Economics, Human Relations, Social Work and Communications), College of International Studies (International Relations) and College of Education (ILAC) as well as at site specific ceremonies, which can be found here.

Honors College Graduation Breakfast

8:30 - 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016 l David L. Boren Hall, 1300 Asp Ave., Nrman, OK.

Questions? Contact Tanya Miller at (405) 325-8397 or via email at maverickly@ou.edu.

Student-Athlete Graduation Reception

4 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016 l Chesapeak Energy Stadium Club, located at The Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium, 180 West Brooks St., Norman, OK.

No tickets required. Graduationg student-athletes are required to RSVP. Immediate family members are welcome.

Questions? Contact Terri Moyer at (405) 325-8397 or via email at tmoyer@ou.edu

Graduate College Reception

1-3 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016 l Stephenson Research and Technology Center, 120 David L. Boren Blvd., Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Diana Beal at (405) 325-7715 or via email at dbeal@ou.edu.

Air Force ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

9:30 a.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016 l Meacham Auditorium, located in the Oklahoma Memorial Union, 900 Asp Ave., Norman, OK.

Reception immediately following in the Oklahoma Memorial Union David Boren Lounge and President's Room.

Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

12 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016 l Meachan Auditorium, located in the Oklahoma Memorial Union, 900 Asp Ave., Norman, OK.

Reception immediately following in the Armory, 290 Brooks St., Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Howard Smith at (405) 325-3012 or via email at hsmith2@ou.edu.

Navy ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

10 a.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016 l Reynolds Performing Arts Center, 560 Parrington Oval, Norman, OK.

Reception immediately following in the Armory, 290 Brooks St., Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Julie Dahlgren at (405) 325-2021 or via email at jdahlgren@ou.edu.

African American Student Programs and Services Graduation Celebration

4 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016 l Reynolds Performing Arts Center, 560 Parrington Oval, Norman, OK. 

Graduation candidates must register online via the event form located on the Black Student Association OrgSync Portal by April 25, 2016.

Questions? Contact Lauren Whiteman at (405) 325-3163 or via email at lewhiteman@ou.edu.

American Indian Student Life Graduation Celebration

3:30 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016 l Jim Thorpe Multicultural Center, 624 Asp Ave., Norman, OK.

Registration froms will be made available to eligible students in the American Indian Student Life Office on April 1, 2016. Students must submit the form to Student Life by May 2, 2016 in order to participate in the ceremony.

Questions? Contact Breanna Faris at (405) 325-3163 or via email at farisbr10@ou.edu.

Student Veterans Association Graduation Celebration

10 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016 l Meacham Auditorium, located in the Oklahoma Memorial Union, 900 Asp Ave., Norman, OK.

Questions? Contact Justin Cook at (514) 446-9260.