Commencement Activities

Graduation 2022

FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2022

Commencement Rehearsal: Rehearsal is mandatory for graduates wishing to participate in Commencement. Rehearsal is Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. in the Grace Alford Performing Arts Center. Please be on time. (Casual attire)

Graduate Luncheon sponsored by the TFC Alumni Association: This special luncheon is by invitation for graduates only. It will be at noon in Gate Cottage. (Casual attire)

Reception for Online Graduates: This reception honors all Online Graduates. Please drop by from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at the Media Information Commons Building / Online Department. Invitations will be sent to all online grads. Come and meet your advisors and professors. (Casual attire)


SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2022

Class Photo: Graduates should arrive at 9:00 a.m. on the steps of LeTourneau Hall (campus center) for their class photo. Immediately following the class photo graduates should report for line-up in the music hallway behind Grace Alford Performing Arts Center stage between 9:45 and 10:00 a.m. (Cap and Gown attire with masks)

Commencement Ceremony: It will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the Grace Alford Performing Arts Center.



Parking: Parking attendants will be stationed to assist with parking for the Commencement program.

Cap & Gown Information: Graduates will receive an email with a link to the Herff Jones website from the TFC Bookstore and Gift Shop. Once an order is placed, an email notification is sent to the graduate when the caps and gowns have arrived for pickup.

Graduation Announcements & Accessories: Graduation announcements are available through two options. One option is to use the Herff Jones link provided by the TFC Bookstore and Gift Shop and place an order there. A second option is to order invitations through the TFC Print Shop by emailing or watch for posters from them in the spring.