GSBS Commencement 2023

Friday, May 19, 2023, 2:00 p.m. CST

A livestream commencement video will premiere on this webpage on May 19th at 2:00 p.m. CST.


Galveston Island Convention Center at The San Luis Resort
5600 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Texas
At this time tickets are not required. Please note that this is subject to change based on public health considerations.


Prior to 12:15 p.m.Graduates to Check-In – Ballroom C
12:15-1:00 p.m.Rehearsal for Student Graduates (dressed and wearing regalia) Ballrooms A & B
1:00-1:15 p.m.Graduate Group Photo. Faculty arrive for robing and hooding practice
1:30-1:45 p.m.Graduates and Faculty Line Up
2:00-3:30 p.m.*Commencement Ceremony – Ballrooms A & B
3:30-4:30 p.m.Reception
Until 5:00 p.m.Regalia Return to Balfour – Ballroom C
*Estimated end time

Ordering Regalia

Deadline for students and faculty to place their online ordering without $40 late fee is Sunday, April 2, 2023, 11:59 am Central Standard Time.

Order regalia via one of the links below:

NOTICE: There will be a fee of $40 on all orders placed during late registration (late registration period: April 3-9, 2023).If you have missed the late registration period (after April 9, 2023), please contact the campus store to place your order. There will be a fee of $85.00 on all orders placed after the late registration period has concluded.