Texas Tech University

Summer Commencement Schedule Released

Sarah Connell

August 9, 2016

The two ceremonies will take place at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Saturday

WHAT: Texas Tech University hosts its summer commencement ceremonies.

WHEN: Saturday (Aug. 13):

WHERE: United Supermarkets Arena, 1701 Indiana Ave.

EVENT: Andres Alcantar, alumnus and chairman for the Texas Workforce Commission, will speak at both ceremonies. His experience includes directing the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, advising former Gov. George W. Bush in the Office of Budget and Planning and serving as deputy director of the Governor's Budget, Planning and Policy Division. He received both his bachelor's and master's degrees in public administration from Texas Tech.

Commencement ceremonies can be viewed online here.

For more information regarding guest information, parking, hotel visit commencement website.

CONTACT: Amiee Dixon, commencement coordinator, Provost and SVP Academic Affairs, Texas Tech University (806) 834-8309 or amiee.dixon@ttu.edu 

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