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Important Dates

May 13, 2017 at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Spring Commencement will take place at Faith Family Church, 2002 E. Mockingbird Lane, Victoria, TX 77904.

Deadlines and Procedures

Apply for Graduation Online

Students must be enrolled in or have all degree requirements completed to participate in commencement. Students will not be allowed to march in a ceremony prior to the term in which they have applied.

If you will be transferring in coursework from another institution to satisfy degree requirements, you must complete that coursework by the end of UHV’s term for which you have applied for graduation. The official transcript from the other university must be sent to UHV no later than two weeks after commencement.

Steps to complete a graduation application

  1. Log in to myUHV
  2. Select Degree Progress/Graduation
  3. Apply for Graduation**
  4. Follow the prompts in the online application and hit 'submit'

Application Deadlines**

Anticipated Term of GraduationDeadline to Apply
Fall, December 2016 Sept. 16, 2016
Spring, May 2017 Feb. 10, 2017





Applications for the next term open the day after each deadline.

**If you missed the deadline to apply:

  • There is a ten (10) day appeal period in which we will allow students to appeal to have their graduation applications moved to the prior term and still participate in the commencement ceremony.

  • After this ten (10) day appeal period, students may still appeal to have their applications moved to the prior term, but those students will not be eligible to participate in the commencement ceremony.

  • Fill out an Appeal to Graduate Form
  • Contact the Office of the Registrar and Student Records

Schedule of Ceremonies:

  • Spring 2017: 9:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 13, 2017
  • School of Arts & Sciences and the School of Education, Health Professions, & Human Development to occur at 9:00 a.m. 
  • School of Business Administration to occur at 1:00 p.m. 

Faith Family Church 

2002 E. Mockingbird Lane

Victoria, TX 77904

If you have additional questions, please contact All correspondence about graduation and commencement will be sent to your UHV email account.