We are pleased to announce that the 2022 Commencement Ceremony for the Dallas, TX & Online Campuses will be held in person on:
Date: Friday, July 15th, 2022
Location: Courtyard Dallas Allen Event Center,
210 East Stacy Road, Allen, TX, 75002
All graduates from Summer 2021 - Summer 2022 are eligible to participate. All students graduating in Summer 2022 are eligible to participate pending department review to determine if you are close to completing all of your degree requirements.
Please check out the Participant & Guest Information page for more information.
Note: The Herff Jones site is up and running. However, due to labor shortages and manufacturing, grad announcement packages will not be provided via Herff Jones. Please look into additional sites (i.e., Shutterfly, Minted, etc.) for grad announcements.
The 2022 Commencement Ceremony for the Dallas, TX & Online Campuses will be held in-person on Friday, July 15th at the Courtyard Dallas Allen Event Center, located at 210 East Stacy Road, Allen, TX, 75002.
Petition for Degree Conferral (Required)
Regardless of ceremony participation, all graduating students must complete the Petition for Degree Conferral to have their degree conferred. Information on degree conferral and deadlines can be found here. Please speak to your Department Chair or Faculty Advisor if you have any questions about whether you qualify for Degree Conferral.
Intent to Participate in Commencement Form (Required)
Any Dallas or Online Campus student who plans to walk in this year's commencement ceremony must declare their intent to participate (i.e., RSVP). The deadline to declare your intent to participate has passed. Current students due to graduate in Summer 2022 that have missed the deadline but still want to participate in the commencement ceremony must email [email protected].
Regalia (Cap, Gown, Hood) (Required)
The deadline for Regalia orders for the 2022 commencement ceremony via Herff Jones has passed. All regalia will be shipped directly to the school whether you have ordered from Herff Jones or through Student Support Services. In the coming weeks, you will receive emails regarding commencement and notification of when you can pick up your regalia orders.
Please note: All regalia purchases are final sale. If you have not had your degree conferred and are pending department approval to participate, we encourage you to wait for approval to participate prior to ordering.
Commencement Guests and COVID Protocols
Please refer to the Dallas Commencement guest information tab.
Date: Friday, July 15, 2022
Location: Courtyard Dallas Allen Event Center
210 East Stacy Road,
Allen, TX, 75002
Commencement Guests and COVID Protocols (Subject to Change)
Those participating in commencement and guests will be subject to specific COVID protocols to ensure the safety of all involved. As per TCSPP policy, all students participating in commencement must have a vaccination record or exemption on file. Regarding masks policy, masks are optional for the guest and those participating in commencement. However, should the campus or the venue require a mask to be worn, this information will be updated here. We will follow up with additional details on COVID protocols as we get closer to the event.
Students will be given seven guest tickets. If students require more tickets, please complete the Extra Ticket Request Form Here. Please contact [email protected] if you have trouble accessing the form.
Finally, in order to keep our community safe, we will be continuing to monitor COVID infection rates across Dallas and CDC guidelines throughout this time before the event takes place. Should the event become unsafe to hold in-person, we will have the right to cancel or reschedule this in-person ceremony.
Hotel Room Block:
Courtyard Dallas Allen at the Event Center
Address: 210 E Stacy Rd, Allen, TX, 75002
Campus-Chicago School Room Block
Date: Thursday, July 14, 2022
Saturday, July 16, 2022
Last Day to Book: Thursday, June 23, 2022
offering your special group rate:
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Reservations can also be made by calling the Marriott Reservation at
214.383.1151 Opt. 1
1. What time is check-in and check-out? Guaranteed
Check-in is at 3 pm and Check-Out is at 12pm.
2. What if I need an additional night or
day? Please contact : 214-383-1151.
3. Does the hotel have parking? Yes, Parking
in the parking garage at the hotel will be complimentary.