Stay informed: Visit the SRYE website often and check your email for the Senior Scoop monthly bulletin to keep up-to-date with senior year events, resources and deadlines.

2018 Events

Senior Breakfast

Undergraduate seniors graduating in Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 are treated to a breakfast that celebrates entering their final year at UT Dallas! Students are able to pick up the highly coveted "Senior Shirt". Food and shirts are available while supplies last. Please bring your Comet Card to the event.

August 22, 2018
Davidson-Gundy Alumni Center Ballroom

BBS Senior Launch

BBS seniors only - Join Behavioral and Brain Sciences for food, a photo booth, BBS senior t-shirts and a raffle for prizes!

September 27, 2018

Suit Up

Are you prepared for the upcoming Career Expo hosted by the Career Center?  If not, check out Suit Up hosted by the Senior Year Experience and the Career Center to help you dress for success!  Join us as we have access to JCPenney at Collin Creek Mall for a special evening just for current UT Dallas students.  Student attendees will get 40% off select men’s and women’s career dress apparel and shoes.  Students must have their Comet Card to get the discount.

September 9, 2018
JCPenney at Collin Creek Mall

Comet Countdown to Commencement

Gather information about commencement, alumni benefits and job search assistance. Order graduation announcements, caps, gowns and your UT Dallas ring. You will also have an opportunity to have professional photos taken in graduation regalia or your own business attire. This is a come and go event.

September 11, 2018

Ring Days

The UT Dallas ring is a tangible reminder of your academic achievements and your time at the university. Current undergraduate students with 75+ credit hours are able to purchase a UT Dallas ring. View the rings in person and get your questions answered by Balfour representatives. For more information, visit

October 16 & 17, 2018

Senior Etiquette Dinner

Not sure which bread plate or glass is yours? Don't know the proper way to hold your knife and fork? Dining etiquette can be critical to career and job search success.

Fall 2018

Comet Cap Decorating Party

Come celebrate the milestone of graduating by decorating your graduation cap! Decorating supplies, snacks, and Senior shirts will be available while supplies last.

Fall 2018


Have you been missing out on Career Center presentations at UT Dallas? Never fear! This drop-by fair will help you to prepare for all aspects of your job search and transitioning to an alumni. Free snacks and Senior shirts will be available while supplies last.

Fall 2018

Comet Cap Online Contest

Have you decorated your #UTDCometCap for your upcoming graduation? Send us an email at [email protected] with your first and last name, major(s), and a description of your cap. Check out the entries for Spring 2018.

Fall 2018

Senior Week: Fall 2018

UT Dallas will send off its graduating seniors in style, with a big celebration, a ring ceremony and special photo opportunities with the University’s mascot Temoc. To see a complete list of events that are hosted as part of Senior Week, visit the Senior Week website.

Fall 2018

Pictures with Temoc

Have you taken a picture with Temoc during your time at UT Dallas? If not, make sure you stop by to get a free picture with Temoc and a senior shirt, while supplies last.

Fall 2018

Ring Ceremony

At this special celebration, participants will be formally presented with their UT Dallas ring and join in the tradition of the ring dunk. RSVP required.

Fall 2018

Senior Mania

Celebrate your time at UT Dallas with your fellow Comets! Enjoy live music, food, and giveaways, while supplies last.

Spring 2019

Lavender Graduation Celebration

Lavender Graduation is a special graduation celebration for UT Dallas students who have a connection to the LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, Asexual, Ally) communities. This event is open to LGBTQ+ undergraduate and graduate students who will commence in Spring 2019, Summer 2019, or Fall 2019.

Spring 2019