2021 Fall Commencement
Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021
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The Graduation Fair provides graduating students the opportunity to prepare for graduation and commencement to make the graduation process more convenient. Students who will be graduating at the end of the term are encouraged to attend.
San Antonio Campus
Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021
11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Rio Grande Valley Campus
Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021
3 - 8 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021
1 - 6 p.m.
Regalia (cap and gown), Class Ring and Graduation Announcements
OLLU is in partnership with Jostens, Inc. to assist you in celebrating your academic success. Please review the graduation items with deadline dates below. If you have any questions, contact Jostens, Inc. directly by phone: 800-854-7464.
Regalia (cap and gown are required): Oct. 24 by 5 p.m.
OLLU Class Rings: Oct. 15 by 5 p.m.
Order by this deadline date to receive by commencement; all rings will be mailed.
Graduation Announcements: Three week turn around period after your order is completed.
Order Your Graduation Package
Place your order online by clicking the following links that are associated with your campus location:
Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021
For on campus events, guests can park in Lot K (View Campus Map)
Veterans Graduation Ceremony
Ring Blessing Ceremony
Alumni and Family Meet and Greet for students and their guests
Graduation Liturgy Line-up
Freeman Coliseum Parking Information
General Public Parking will be $10 at the gate. Discounted pre-sale parking permits for West Gate Entrance - Lot 9 - will be available for purchase at OLLU's Student Affairs Office for $3.50 each (CASH ONLY). Pre-sale parking permits are limited and will be available for purchase starting one month prior to the event until commencement day at 1:30 p.m. (or until pre-sale permits run out). The Freeman Coliseum abides by all ADA requirements and has handicap parking available. All parking is first-come, first-served. Any additional parking questions regarding the Freeman Coliseum should be directed to Melissa Franco, Office of Student Affairs. Please visit: Moye Hall 103, call 210-431-3954, or email email@example.com.
Doors to the Freeman Coliseum open at 3 p.m. on Dec. 9. All family, friends, and guests are required to use the main front entrance of the Freeman Coliseum and will not be allowed through the rear ramp entrance. Guest are encouraged to arrive at the Freeman Coliseum by 4:30 p.m.
All guests seating is on a first-come, first-served basis, unless otherwise indicated or marked by OLLU and Freeman Coliseum Staff. Guests with disabilities or who require special accommodations due to but not limited to wheelchairs, walkers and crutches can request assistance from ushers upon entering the Freeman Coliseum. Accommodations are located in sections 105, 107, 125, and 127. (Please Note: OLLU and the Freeman Coliseum do not provide wheelchairs.) Seating during the procession or commencement address will not be allowed. If you have any other questions or concerns regarding seating or assistance, please contact Liz Longoria, Director of Campus and Community Engagement, at 210-431-4026.