FAQs

FAQ's

May 16, 2015
9:00am
Fort Worth Convention Center Arena
1201 Houston Street, Fort Worth, Texas  76102


Ordering Regalia

Regalia will be ordered through Herff Jones. A link will be provided once it becomes available. Please check the Regalia Information page for updates.

Announcements, Rings, Diploma Frames

Class rings, announcements and diploma frames are available through Herff Jones. A portion of the proceeds comes back to UNT Health Science Center to help support Student Scholarships.

Cap and Gown Pick-Up

Faculty regalia will be distributed to individual offices the week of May 6th.

Graduate regalia will be available for pick-up 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday, May 11th through Wednesday, May 13th. If you are unable to come during the scheduled time, please send a representative. Gowns will not be available for pick-up on Thursday or Friday. 

Ceremony

The doors to auditorium will open at 8:00am for graduates and guests. Graduates must be checked-in by 8:30am.

Graduates are responsible for bringing their regalia, including cap, gown, and hood. Extra caps, tassels, gowns and hoods will not be available at the ceremony site.

Professional attire is required. Shorts, sandals and low cut or short dresses are not appropriate. Decoration of caps is not permitted. Please be respectful of the importance of the ceremony and remember, this is family-friendly event.

Do not bring any personal items with you (ie. cell phones, purses). There will be no area for those items to be left. UNTHSC will not be responsible for any lost/stolen items.

Under NO circumstance are food, drinks, balloons, confetti, silly string, glitter, or any spray materials allowed in the auditorium. This violates our contact with the venue and those involved will be subject to penalty.

Parking

Parking is available throughout the downtown area. Most guests will choose to utilize the Commerce Street garage located at 1301 Commerce Street. Daily parking rates apply.

More information on parking options in downtown can be found here.

Seating

Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. We ask that guests refrain from saving seats in order to accommodate everyone's family. In addition, limited wheelchair accessible seating is available.

Diplomas

Diplomas will be available for pick-up following the ceremony.

This page last updated 14th Aug 2014