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 graduation cap


Saturday, May 26, 2018
Minute Maid Park
501 Crawford, Houston, TX 77002

General Information

8:30 a.m. Doors open for guests and family
8:30 a.m. Check-in for graduates in the Atrium
10:15 a.m. Procession begins
11:00 a.m. Ceremony begins​

Students who have applied for graduation, and plan to walk in the ceremony, must report to the Atrium inside Minute Maid Park starting at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 26th. Graduates should enter into the ballpark via the Atrium entrance. (Map of Minute Maid Park)

Guests and Family
Doors will open to guests Minute Maid Park at 8:30 a.m. All guests must enter through the Clock Tower Entrance, South Home Plate or Right Field Gate (Map of Minute Maid Park). All guests entering Minute Maid Park will be subject to bag checks prior to entry and may be subject to inspection by handheld and/or walk through metal detectors. Further information regarding MLB and the Astros security policy can be found here. Tickets are not required to attend commencement.

Closed Caption
The University of Houston-Downtown’s 64th Commencement Ceremony will be captioned.
If you and/or your guests would like to view captioned feeds, please visit this link starting at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 26th.

Commencement Live Stream
Live streaming will begin at 10 a.m. the day of the ceremony. Currently, anyone who visits the page will be greeted by a testing page, which has “color bars” to test their video and “tone” to test their audio. If you are not able to hear audio and see video, this may be indicative of a problem with the playback capabilities of your computer. Contact the UHD Help desk at (713) 221-8031 or to have a UHD Multimedia team member assist you with this problem. Click here for the commencement live stream.


*This commencement program is only for students graduating with the
Master of Business Administration and the Master of Security Management degrees

Friday, May 18, 2018
Wilhelmina Cullen Robertson Auditorium (A350) Academic Building
University of Houston-Downtown
One Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002

General Information
5:00 p.m. – Auditorium open for guests
5:00 p.m. – Student check-in open in the Mural Area
5:30 p.m. – White Oak Room open for VIP/Faculty Reception
6:50 p.m. – Processional begins
7:00 p.m. – Ceremony begins
8:30 p.m. – Commencement ends

Office of Student Affairs
Last updated 5/24/2018 4:45 AM