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Summer 2015 Commencement Ceremony 
Tucker Coliseum

Saturday, August 8

   10:00 am Ceremony
   Graduate College
   College of Arts & Humanities
   College of Business
   College of Education
   College of Engineering & Applied Sciences
   College of Natural & Health Sciences
   College of eTECH
   All Associate Degrees


Ceremony Participation Policy

Students must have completed all degree requirements prior to the ceremony to be allowed to participate; those with requirements still outstanding at the time of graduation may request to participate in the next scheduled ceremony, provided all degree requirements have been met.

Candidates for Summer 2015 graduation who have been approved to take a course at another institution during their last 30 hours must submit official transcripts to the Registrar’s Office by Wednesday, August 5.  

Participation in commencement is required of all degree candidates, except in cases involving hardship.  Students may officially petition in writing to the Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs that the degree be awarded in absentia.  Petitions should include your T-Number, the reason you will be unable to attend the ceremony, your current mailing address, and the address to which your diploma should be mailed.

Petitions for absentia should be directed to Dr. AJ Anglin, Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs, and may be sent to:

Arkansas Tech University
Dr. AJ Anglin
Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs
1509 North Boulder Avenue               
Russellville AR 72801


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