UTD students with Temoc

Senior Events

Thank A Comet

Recognize faculty, staff or a student who made a difference in your experience at UT Dallas by creating a 1-3 minute video to say thanks! Videos will be shared on your Class Facebook page starting April 27.

Submit your video to [email protected].


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.

Click here for OMGraduation Resources!

Selfies with Temoc

Join the fun! Download the Temoc illustration from our website. Snap a pic with Temoc then send us your selfied! Photos will be shared to the Class of 2020 Facebook starting April 13, 2020.

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Grad Fair

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.

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 utdallas.edu/ring.

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.

Comet Cap Online Contest

Have you decorated your #UTDCometCap for your upcoming graduation? Send us an email at [email protected] with a picture of your decorated Comet Cap along with your first and last name, major(s), and a description of your cap. Check out the entries for Fall 2019.

Guidelines for Decorating Your Comet Cap for the Online Contest Submission

  1. No lights.
  2. No noisemakers.
  3. No decorative items can be more than 3/4 of an inch off the graduation cap.
  4. The tassel must still be able to be moved from side to side.

The submission period is closed.

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.

Senior Week: Spring 2020

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.

Senior Mania

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

Lavender Graduation 2020

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 2020, Summer 2020, or Fall 2020. Galerstein Gender Center: Lavendar Graduation

Senior Breakfast

Undergraduate seniors graduating in Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 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.

Fall 2020

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!

Fall 2020

Suit Up

Are you prepared for the upcoming Career Expo hosted by the Career Center? 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.

Fall 2020