More than 2,000 fall graduates celebrated the completion of their degrees during six ceremonies at UT Dallas. Several hundred summer graduates also participated in the festivities.

More than 2,000 fall graduates celebrated the completion of their degrees during six ceremonies at UT Dallas. Several hundred summer graduates also participated in the festivities.

Apoorva Anupindi enjoys the moment before she enters her commencement ceremony where she would be presented with a bachelor's degree in psychology.

Apoorva Anupindi enjoys the moment before she enters her commencement ceremony where she would be presented with a bachelor's degree in psychology.

Graduates in the schools of Arts and Humanities, Natural Sciences and Mathematics and Interdisciplinary Studies attended a joint ceremony, honoring the completion of more than 480 degrees.

Graduates in the schools of Arts and Humanities, Natural Sciences and Mathematics and Interdisciplinary Studies attended a joint ceremony, honoring the completion of more than 480 degrees.

Nehal Mubarak, who studied creative writing in the School of Arts and Humanities, was the student speaker at the joint ceremony.

Nehal Mubarak, who studied creative writing in the School of Arts and Humanities, was the student speaker at the joint ceremony.

Jason Kahle, a military veteran and a graduate of the Master's of Business Administration program, smiles at his family as he walks into the commencement ceremony.

Jason Kahle, a military veteran and a graduate of the Master's of Business Administration program, smiles at his family as he walks into the commencement ceremony.

Brittaney Harris (right), who earned a bachelor's degree in interdisciplinary studies, walked the stage with classmate Chelsea Cockrum.

Brittaney Harris (right), who earned a bachelor's degree in interdisciplinary studies, walked the stage with classmate Chelsea Cockrum.

The Naveen Jindal School of Management had the largest number of fall graduates, with more than 800 degrees celebrated during three ceremonies.

The Naveen Jindal School of Management had the largest number of fall graduates, with more than 800 degrees celebrated during three ceremonies.

Vaneda Valentine graduated with a bachelor's degree in finance from the Naveen Jindal School of Management.

Vaneda Valentine graduated with a bachelor's degree in finance from the Naveen Jindal School of Management.

Families and friends cheered from the stands, including the family of Matthew Tran, who finished a bachelor 's degree in marketing.

Families and friends cheered from the stands, including the family of Matthew Tran, who finished a bachelor's degree in marketing.

Graduates stream out of their graduation to enjoy Memories on the Mall festivities.

Graduates stream out of their graduation to enjoy Memories on the Mall festivities.

Anusha Bhatta's two-and-a-half years at UT Dallas to earn a master's degree in electrical engineering was her first time studying in America and she said it was a great experience.

Anusha Bhatta's two-and-a-half years at UT Dallas to earn a master's degree in electrical engineering was her first time studying in America and she said it was a great experience.

Danielle Williams received her undergraduate degree in speech-language pathology and audiology from the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences.

Danielle Williams received her undergraduate degree in speech-language pathology and audiology from the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences.

More than 200 students received degrees from the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences this semester. Pictured are a few of the school's graduates.

More than 200 students received degrees from the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences this semester. Pictured are a few of the school's graduates.

Ronaldo Marquis celebrates earning his bachelor's degree with his daughter Romana Marquis (left) and fiancée Juliana Nascimento. Marquis is already working as a professional software engineer, but hopes his degree will further his career.

Ronaldo Marquis celebrates earning his bachelor's degree with his daughter Romana Marquis and fiancée Juliana Nascimento. Marquis is already working as a software engineer and hopes his degree will further his career.

President David E. Daniel poses with graduates of the Executive Master of Business Administration Program, who wore UT Dallas spirit color-coordinated bowties and earrings. From left: Trey Marak, Rudy Rubio, Kara Holcomb, Celeste Brinkman and Jason Bailey.

President David E. Daniel poses with graduates of the Executive Master of Business Administration Program. From left: Trey Marak, Rudy Rubio, Kara Holcomb, Celeste Brinkman and Jason Bailey.

Khari Dunn earned his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. He celebrates with his mom Verca Mhoon (left), son Khari, wife Angel, and daughters Amira and Julia.

Khari Dunn earned his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. He celebrates with his mom Verca Mhoon (left), son Khari, wife Angel, and daughters Amira and Julia.

The guests of more than 400 engineering and computer science graduates snapped photos at the Jonsson School graduation Friday.

The guests of more than 400 engineering and computer science graduates snapped photos at the Jonsson School graduation Friday.

Tim Hoffman celebrated his degree in computer science by putting the 'T' in UTD with Temoc's assistance.

Tim Hoffman celebrated his degree in computer science by putting the 'T' in UTD with Temoc's assistance.

Eric Barros( left) and Moses Miyen received degrees from the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences. Miyen earned a degree in economics and finance. Barros received a bachelor's in economics.

Eric Barros (left) and Moses Miyen received degrees from the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences. Miyen earned a degree in economics and finance. Barros received a bachelor's in economics.

A group of students who graduated from the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences gather for a picture during Saturday's celebration.

A group of students who graduated from the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences gather for a picture during Saturday's celebration.

John Murphy, who received his PhD in materials science and engineering, holds his 4-year-old daughter, Alexandria, after the Hooding Ceremony.

John Murphy, who received his PhD in materials science and engineering, holds his 4-year-old daughter, Alexandria, after the Hooding Ceremony.

Dionne Peniston (center), who received a PhD in public affairs, was greeted by her niece, Zendaya (right), and mother, Catherine, after the ceremony.

Dionne Peniston (center), who received a PhD in public affairs, was greeted by her niece, Zendaya (right), and mother, Catherine, after the ceremony.

Wilfredo Cabrera and his wife, Jazmine, were all smiles during the reception. Cabrera earned a PhD in materials science and engineering.

Wilfredo Cabrera and his wife, Jazmine, were all smiles during the reception. Cabrera earned a PhD in materials science and engineering.

Connor Schweik, with his parents Rick and Elizabeth, earned a bachelor's degree in health care studies.

Connor Schweik, with his parents Rick and Elizabeth, earned a bachelor's degree in health care studies.

At 22 years old, Austin Howard (left) became the youngest person to ever receive a doctoral degree from UT Dallas. His degree is in physics.

At 22 years old, Austin Howard (left) became the youngest person to ever receive a doctoral degree from UT Dallas. His degree is in physics.

UT Dallas mascot TEMOC presents Colleen Adams with a bouquet of flowers. Adams graduated from the School of Interdisciplinary Studies.

UT Dallas mascot TEMOC presents Colleen Adams with a bouquet of flowers. Adams graduated from the School of Interdisciplinary Studies.

Catherine Khaodeuanepheng (left) and Kristina Burchard both graduated from the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.

Catherine Khaodeuanepheng (left) and Kristina Burchard both graduated from the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.

Mahdia Lalee celebrates her accomplishments with her father and mother, Mohammad and Najia Lalee. Mahdia earned a master's degree in marketing.

Mahdia Lalee celebrates her accomplishments with her father and mother, Mohammad and Najia Lalee. Mahdia earned a master's degree in marketing.

Kushagra Gupta, a newly minted alumnus of the Naveen Jindal School of Management, poses outside the school after the ceremony. Gupta earned a master's degree in accounting.

Kushagra Gupta, a newly minted alumnus of the Naveen Jindal School of Management, poses outside the school after the ceremony. Gupta earned a master's degree in accounting.

 

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