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All students applying for graduation must complete the online graduation application through Web for Students.  Please review the important deadlines below and additional information related to the commencement ceremonies.

Completion of a degree program is the student's responsibility.  The student's lack of knowledge or misinterpreting policies and regulations does not clear them from completing all degree requirements.  Students who fail to graduate during the semester they have applied must complete a new application form for the semester the degree will be completed.   


All correspondence regarding graduation will be sent to your Ace email account.  LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.


Graduation Semester Application Availability Deadline

Ceremony Date      

August 2021

May 21-  July 1

July 1 December 11
December 2021 July 19- Sept 15 September 15 December 11 Apply


Cap and gown are required for ceremony participation. Deadline to order is November 8th.  You may order your cap and gown from the Eagle Central Bookstore on the main campus or online. Order before October 29th to be entered in a drawing to win a Bookstore Gift Card or an official A&M-Texarkana diploma frame. The giveaway will take place on November 1st.

  • Regalia, Honor Cords, & Stoles info can be found here.
  • Pricing: Bachelor’s Set - $55.00 and Master’s Set - $94.00. 

For more information contact the Eagle Central Bookstore on the main campus at (903) 334-6620.


  • Please note ceremonies start on time and are quick. If you are late, you run the risk of missing your graduate walk.
  • There will be a security screening at entrance. Note, no firearms are allowed inside the Patterson Student Center.
  • Graduating students should arrive and check in 45 minutes prior to the ceremony
  • Check your ACE email for ceremony information updates.
  • Cap and gown is required for ceremony participation.  Cap and gown may be ordered online at www.tamutshop.com and shop for graduation. Call Eagle Central bookstore at 903.334.6620 for questions.


Directions to Texas A&M University-Texarkana can be found here.


As a safety precaution, all participating graduates, guests, staff, faculty, and stage party are strongly encouraged to wear an appropriate face covering at all times. Please do your part to keep our university community safe by getting vaccinated, wearing a mask while in public indoor settings, and frequently washing your hands. These actions are known to be effective in reducing the spread of COVID-19.


General seating will be available.  No reserved seating.  Seating is first come, first serve.  TAMUT will be following state/federal guidelines regarding social distancing, therefore seating will be limited.  If a disabled or elderly person will require accommodations, plan to arrive early to avoid the crowds in the parking lot and facility lobby. 


There is no reserved parking for graduates and their guests. Handicapped parking is available on a first come/first served basis.


Live streaming video of commencement will be available.


Grad Images will be taking photographs for the commencement ceremony.  Participating graduates are urged to pre-register before the ceremony in order to make viewing and ordering the images easier.  Please visit the Grad Images website to pre-register.

Follow the instructions below to view your graduation photos.

  • Go to Grad Images website
  • Enter graduates last name
  • Enter Texas A&M University-Texarkana for the school
  • Enter ceremony year
  • Click "Find My Photos"
  • If the graduate has a customer number, enter the graduates last name, customer name and click "Find My Photos".

Looking for prior graduation ceremony photos?  Follow the above link and instructions.  


Don’t forget to tell your family and friends the great news! Order your official Texas A&M-Texarkana announcements here (scroll down to CAMPUS ESSENTIALS)


Be proud of your accomplishments and always remember how hard you worked. Celebrate by ordering your official Texas A&M-Texarkana Ring here! *A&M-Texarkana students who have achieved a minimum of 90 credit hours are eligible to purchase a TAMUT Ring and participate in the ring ceremony.


Leave your mark and get your brick today! The Texas A&M University-Texarkana Alumni Association is working to increase funding for scholarships by offering you the opportunity to leave your mark and sponsor a brick that will be placed at The Eagle Landing walkway in front of the University Center on the Texarkana campus. Cost is $100 per brick.  For more information please visit: http://www.brickmarkersusa.com/donors/texasam.html


Stay in touch and remain a part of the A&M-Texarkana tradition and legacy.  Update your information here and begin receiving discounts and special services available only to Texas A&M Alumni Association members! Go Eagles!


For questions regarding Graduation, please contact the Graduation Office by email at graduation@tamut.edu


  • 7101 University Ave
  • Texarkana, TX 75503
  • p: 903.223.3000
  • f: 903.223.3104
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