The School of Optometry Doctoral Convocation and Hooding ceremony will be held on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at the Alys Stephens Center.

Regalia and merchandise orders (e.g., graduation announcements and diploma frames) are also coordinated through the School of Optometry.

Prospective graduates are also eligible to walk in the main university ceremony at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 1, 2020, but graduates will receive their diplomas at the Convocation and Hooding ceremony.

For more information about the School of Optometry Commencement ceremony, please  contact the Office of Student Affairs in the School of Optometry:

E-mail: Connie Wright (

Phone: 205-975-0739

In-Person: Henry Peters Building 124 (Office of Student Affairs) from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Central, Monday through Friday.