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The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) is the heart of the University, dedicated to spurring intellectual curiosity, creativity, and transformative education. Encompassing humanities, social sciences, and health sciences, CLASS is truly a mosaic of disciplines that broaden perspectives, inspire potential, and advance possibilities yet unimagined.

CLASS Commencement Fall 2017

Date: Thursday, December 14, 2017   
Time: 10 a.m. (Procession begins at 9:30 a.m.)
Place: NRG Arena



Dec 14 10 a.m.

CLASS Commencement Fall 2017 to be held on December 14 at NRG Arena

CLASS Commencement will take place at NRG Arena, Thursday, December 14, 2017, 10 a.m. Guest tickets are not required for this event. Families and friends are encouraged to attend. Commencement will include Summer 2017 graduates and Fall 2017 bachelor’s, master’s and Ph.D. degree candidates from the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.

Students are eligible to participate in CLASS Commencement only if they will complete all degree requirements by the end of the Fall 2017 semester. At CLASS Commencement all graduates and graduation candidates will be individually recognized – each have the opportunity to have their names (along with any honors) called as they cross the ceremonial stage.


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