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Commencement

Friday, May 8, 7:00 p.m.

Gaylord Family- Oklahoma Memorial Stadium

College of Engineering Convocation

Saturday, May 9, 4:30 p.m.

Lloyd Noble Center, 2900 S. Jenkins, Norman, OK

Convocation is a formal ceremony for College of Engineering Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy graduates and their guests. 

Degree candidates and graduates need to arrive by 3:45 p.m. to line up for the processional. Each graduate is recognized and photographed with the Dean as his/her name is announced. Graduates must wear cap and gown.

If you have any questions or require special accommodations, contact the Convocation Coordinator at cmaag@ou.edu or (405) 325-1069.

All Candidates and Graduates

Registration and Information

All graduates participating in Convocation must wear their cap and gown.

Beginning March 3, information will be available to pick up in WSSC or at Graduation Gear Up. This information includes an OU Commencement Invitation, a College of Engineering Convocation Invitation, and Convocation Info sheets.

B.S. Information Sheet

M.S. and Ph.D. Information Sheet

Convocation Invitation

We ask you to RSVP for Convocation by completing the Convocation Response Form by April 24.

Graduation Gear Up

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. | Tuesday, March 3 through Friday, March 6

Beaird Lounge | Second Floor | Oklahoma Memorial Union

Everything you need to make the transition from student to graduate!

You may:

  • purchase your cap and gown
  • order your graduation announcements
  • order your official OU class ring
  • have your senior portrait taken
  • order your Sooner yearbook
  • learn about your new role as an OU graduate

Convocation information will be available at Graduation Gear Up. This information includes an OU Commencement Invitation, a College of Engineering Convocation Invitation, and Convocation Info sheets.

All graduates participating in Convocation must wear their cap and gown.

You may also order graduation items, including invitations, cap, gown, and a variety of items at the University Bookstore. They can be contacted at (405) 325-3511 or oklahoma@bkstr.com. Order early!

Guests

Family, friends and guests are invited to the Convocation Ceremony. No tickets or reservations are required. Guests should enter the Lloyd Noble Center through the EAST and should be seated in the southeast, southwest or south sections of the arena. Parking is complimentary.

Special accommodation parking is available by the SOUTHEAST entrance of the Lloyd Noble Center. An usher will direct you to seating. Should you have questions, please contact Cori Maag at cmaag@ou.edu.

Reception

All graduates and guests are invited to attend a reception in the Chesapeake Courtside Club, located on the south side of Lloyd Noble Center on the upper level, following the Convocation Ceremony.

Photographs

Professional photographs will be taken of each graduate as he/she is introduced. Individual photos will also be taken. This service is provided at no charge to the graduate. A complimentary color proof will be mailed to you after Convocation. There will be no additional solicitation.

For information regarding photographs, call (405) 364-1777. Your proofs will be available for viewing online at http://normanpartypics.com. (View Proofs/Graduation/OU Commencement/College of Engineering). 

Sooner Yearbook

An award-winning stories, photos and design, Sooner yearbook captures the year that was for OU's Class of 2015. Order yours by calling (405) 325-3668 or at www.studentmedia.ou.edu.