Ceremony Schedule & Details
Commencement Information

Commencement Information

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Commencement Schedule and Details

Registration Form

Location:

Texas Station Hotel and Casino

Dallas Ballroom

2101 Texas Star Lane

North Las Vegas, NV 89130

Date:

Friday, June 30, 2017

Time:

6:00 p.m.

GRADUATE ARRIVAL & ATTIRE INFORMATION

  • Commencement Ceremony begins at 6:00 p.m.
  • Graduates should arrive at 4:30 PM; Graduates are required to check-in at the registration desk no later than 5:00 PM.
  • There will be a registration table located outside of the Dallas Ballroom
  • Please arrive already dressed in your cap and gown; you must be dressed in your cap and gown to participate in the graduation ceremony.
  • Please wear professional/business attire, including shoes, under your gown. No jeans will be permitted.
  • Gentlemen are encouraged to wear a shirt and tie.
  • Ladies are encouraged to wear shoes that will enable them to safely and quickly walk up and down stairs.
  • We recommend all graduates wear comfortable shoes as you will be required to stand for a long period of time.
  • There will not be a secured area to leave personal belongings.
  • No food or beverage allowed inside the auditorium.
  • Do not be late: the Ceremony will start promptly at 6:00 PM

General Information

  • Commencement Ceremony begins at 6:00 p.m.
  • Ballroom doors will open and Guest Seating will begin one hour before the ceremony (5:00 p.m.).
  • Auditorium doors will close 15 minutes before the ceremony begins (5:45 p.m.) to clear the lobby and aisles to prepare for the academic procession (graduates and faculty marching in). The doors will reopen after the processional, national anthem and invocation (approximately 20-30 minutes).
  • Late arriving guests will be seated immediately following the invocation.
  • A ticket is required for entry for all guests (including children of all ages)
  • No balloons, tripods, strollers or bright camera lights permitted in the auditorium.
  • Aisles and front of stage must be kept clear at all times during the ceremony.

Commencement Day

  • Graduate check in begins at 4:30 p.m.
  • Graduates are required to check-in at the registration desk no later than 5:00 p.m.
  • Please arrive already dressed in your cap and gown.
  • There will not be a secured area to leave personal belongings.
  • In order to participate in the graduation ceremony, you must be dressed in your cap and gown.
  • Please wear professional/business attire, including shoes, under your gown. No jeans will be permitted.
  • Gentlemen are encouraged to wear a shirt and tie.
  • Ladies are encouraged to wear shoes that will enable them to safely and quickly walk up and down stairs.

Ticket Information

  • Each graduate will receive 4 (four) guests tickets as part of their Graduation Registration package.
  • Additional tickets will be available for purchase on a first come, first-serve basis beginning on Monday, June 12, 2015.
  • Tickets are non-refundable.
  • All tickets must be paid for and picked up before 4:30 p.m. on Friday, June 23, 2017.
  • Tickets will not be made available for pick-up on the day of the event.