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Commencement School of Medicine 2017

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 10 a.m.
Moody Gardens Convention Center

Commencement Day Itinerary

The Moody Gardens Convention Center
One Hope Blvd., Galveston, TX  77554

  • Saturday, June 3, 2017
  • 8 AM - Student Rehearsal, Exhibit Hall C
  • 9 AM - Faculty Assemble, North Lobby
  • 9 AM – Doors open to guests
  • 10 AM - Commencement Ceremony & Military Commissioning Ceremony
  • 12:30 PM - Dean's Reception, Floral Ballroom (upstairs)

Diploma Pickup

  • Students - please be certain to bring your picture ID to pick up your diploma, Exhibit Hall A

Regalia Rental

  • To avoid a late fee, please submit your order by March 31, 2017
  • Click here for instructions or call the UTMB Bookstore at 409-772-1939

Moody Gardens Hotel & Convention Center Information

One Hope Blvd., Galveston, TX 77554

  • $199/night
  • Cutoff for booking at the $199 rate is May 11, 2017
  • For reservations: (888) 388-8484 or direct at (409) 741-8484 (mention UTMB school of Medicine Commencement for the rate)
  • Hotel information: www.moodygardenshotel.com

Other Information

  • Flowers will be available for purchase the day of commencement. To pre-order, please visit https://www.thecommencementgroup.com/utmbschoolofmedicine/. All online flower orders will be available for pickup on site the day of the graduation. To retrieve your order, please stop by our booth located conveniently at the entrance to the graduation before the ceremony begins. Cash or Credit only.
  • Each graduate will be mailed a DVD of all photographs from commencement day’s events as a gift from Dr. Danny O. Jacobs, Executive Vice President, Provost and Dean of the School of Medicine. Additional copies of these photographs may be ordered online at www.partypics.com using password MD17.
  • The 2017 School of Medicine Class Photo will be featured in the June 3, 2017, issue of the Galveston Daily News.

Future Commencement Dates:

  • June 2, 2018
  • June 1, 2019

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