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McCombs BBA Commencement

Longhorns, we applaud you as you approach the end of your academic program at the McCombs School of Business and The University of Texas at Austin.

Spring Commencement 2023

May 5th, 8:00am at Moody Center

  1. Apply for Graduation: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/business/gm/
  2. RSVP for Commencement: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/business/gm/
    • RSVP is automatically included in your Grad Application, but you can fill out additional information in the RSVP such as name spelling and updating your mailing address
    • Once RSVP information is filled out, no further action is needed and you will not be contacted regarding your submission
  3. Visit https://utdirect.utexas.edu/business/gm/ to review your graduation application status
    • Even if your application is denied, you can still participate in commencement

Graduates must RSVP by April 1st on Grad Manager. RSVPs after 4/1 may not be included in the printed program.

 

Questions?

Please review our FAQ section below or contact us with any additional questions you may have. 

 

 

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BBA Commencement FAQ

*All graduates receive FAQ and instructions via email.

Is there a guest limit or RSVP for guests?

There is no limit, RSVP, or ticket requirement for guests of graduates.

Moody Center Venue Policies

Clear Bag Policy 

If necessary, guests are permitted to bring:

One (1) CLEAR bag that does not exceed 14″ x 14″ x 6″ OR One (1) non-clear small clutch/purse/wallet that does not exceed 5″ x 9″ x 1.5″

Cashless 

Moody Center is a cashless facility. Apple Pay, Google Pay, and all major credit cards are accepted. 

Prohibited Items 

The following items are prohibited for use, possession, display, or distribution at, on, or within Moody Center:

  • Professional Cameras, detachable lenses or external flash units, or recording equipment (aside from smartphones) for audio, image, or video recording purposes
  • Weapons including guns, firearms, knives of any size, stunguns/tasers, bats or poles
  • Noisemaking devices of any kind including whistles, air horns, vuvuzelas, and cow bells
  • Laptops and tablets
  • Any other item deemed inappropriate or dangerous by Moody Center and its league affiliates, in their sole discretion


All persons and bags are subject to search. Please visit, https://moodycenteratx.com/arena-guide/ for more information.


Are graduates seated alphabetically? Do graduates get to cross the stage during the ceremony?

Graduates are seated by major. We allow graduates to sit with their friends instead of alphabetical seating. 

All graduates will have the opportunity to cross the stage and have their name read aloud at the BBA ceremony.

I am a Fall 2022 Graduate, can I participate in May 2023 Commencement?

Fall 2022 graduates will be allowed to RSVP and attend May 2023 Commencement. Further information will be shared at a later date.