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TSU 2020 Graduates,

Due to the recent public safety alert and guidelines released Tuesday by Harris County, Texas Southern University has made the difficult decision to cancel the in-person portion of this weekend's hybrid commencement exercises scheduled for H&PE Arena. An all virtual ceremony for Winter 2020 graduates will still go on to celebrate your academic accomplishments and the link will be available to watch live on

The safety of our students, faculty and staff has been top of mind for all of us throughout this pandemic. We were all hopeful for the hybrid option, but the dramatic nature of recent COVID-19 numbers in Houston and state of Texas have forced a change of plans, in the interest of health and safety. Read More.


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Winter 2020 Commencement Schedule

Friday, November 20, 2020 - Ceremony I
Thurgood Marshall School Of Law 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday, November 21, 2020 - Ceremony II
College of Liberal Arts and Behavioral Sciences - Commencement Ceremony Time 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs - Commencement Ceremony Time 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Jesse H. Jones School of Business - Commencement Ceremony Time 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
College of Education - Commencement Ceremony Time 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Sunday, November 22, 2020 - Ceremony III
College of Science, Engineering and Technology - Commencement Ceremony Time 9:30 am - 11:00 am
School of Communication - Commencement Ceremony Time 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences - Commencement Ceremony Time 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm