Commencement School of Medicine 2018

Saturday, June 2, 2018, 10 a.m.
Moody Gardens Convention Center
One Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX 77554

Commencement Day Activities

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

  • Saturday, June 2, 2018
  • 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)
Students - please be certain to bring your picture ID to pick up your diploma, Exhibit Hall A

Deadline to Order – Monday, April 30, 2018

One Hope Blvd., Galveston, TX 77554

  • $201/night
  • Cutoff for booking at the $201 rate is May 11, 2018
  • 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
  • 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 MD18.
  • The 2018 School of Medicine Class Photo will be featured in the June 2, 2018, issue of the Galveston Daily News
  • Flower Sale: Beautiful bouquets will be available for purchase on-site at the UTMB. If you would like to pre-order, please visit https://www.thecommencementgroup.com/utmbschoolofmedicine/ All pre-orders can be picked up at our kiosk on graduation day. Cash & Credit Card accepted. Prices range from $25-$35.

Future Commencement Activity Dates:

  • May 30 - June 2, 2019
  • May 28 – May 31, 2020
  • June 3 – June 6, 2021
  • June 2 – June 5, 2022