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Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy

Graduation Activities

Dean’s Dinner

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Location and Time: TBA


Awards Luncheon

Friday, May 3, 2019
Green Acres Crosswalk Convention Center


Conferral of Doctoral Hooding Ceremony

Friday, May 3, 2019
Green Acres Crosswalk Convention Center


Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 3, 2019
UT Tyler-Cowan Center


About Academic Hooding Ceremony

During the Conferral of Doctoral Hooding Ceremony graduates will receive the academic hood representing the achievement of the Doctor of Pharmacy Degree.  The hood also serves to remind students of the high standards of performance and behavior to which each aspires and with which, each is challenged as they enter practice. 


Dress Code (required)

Students are expected to dress according to the Experiential Education standards.


  • Dress slacks (no jeans)
  • Dress shirt
  • Tie
  • Appropriate dress shoes


  • Dress slacks, knee-length or longer skirt or dress (no jeans or leggings)
  • Close-toed shoes with a low-or-moderate heel.


University Commencement Ceremony

Information regarding Fisch College of Pharmacy commencement ceremony is located at University Graduation Ceremony. 

Graduates are expected to wear tam with tassel, gown, and academic hood at this ceremony. For students graduating with honors, you will receive the appropriate cord when your name is announced to walk across the stage.



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