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BBA Spring Class of 2021 

McCombs BBA Graduation Recognition Moment at Rowling Hall Auditorium, May 21st

Time: TBD 

An in-person Graduation Recognition Moment for all UT Colleges and Schools will consist of a guided path where graduates will enter the event space with their guests, cross the ceremony stage, take a professional graduation photo, and exit the venue.

All Graduation Recognition Moments will be streamed live to allow the moment to be shared with extended family and friends. All students who are eligible to graduate in Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 are invited to attend the BBA Moment of Recognition.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is there a chance the Recognition Moment will be cancelled and “go-virtual” like last year?

A: All plans for Commencement are being guided by the COVID Investigating Committee and based on current public health guidelines, have been developed to celebrate the class of 2021 safely and responsibly.  While Commencement plans for May 2021 are within the current health guidelines, they will be evaluated monthly by the COVID Investigating Committee and are subject to change based on changing conditions.

Q: Will I need to RSVP?

A: Yes, graduates will need to RSVP. An email will be sent in early May to all BBA Graduates that applied for Graduation Certification and RSVP'd to the Recognition Moment through Grad Manager. The deadline to apply for Graduation Certification is April 5th and the RSVP for the Recognition Moment is April 23rd. For more information regarding Graduation Certification, please visit

Instructions and more information will be emailed in early May. Note, that the University will be sending additional communication about ticketing for the Stadium ceremony.  For more information regarding the Stadium ceremony, please visit

Q: Do I need to wear a cap and gown? If so, where can I buy them?

A: You are welcome (and encouraged) to wear a cap and gown. Should you wish to purchase regalia, it can be purchased here. Please note that in order to receive your regalia prior to the Commencement Weekend, orders must be placed by April 30.

Note, that face coverings (which must follow county guidance and cover your nose and mouth) are required for all attendees, and must be worn both indoor and outdoor on UT’s campus. They may be removed for the formal graduation portrait.

More details about BBAs Moment of Recognition will be provided on this webpage in the coming weeks.