Family and Friends

OU Extended Campus extends sincere appreciation to the family and friends of our graduates! Your support has been invaluable and we look forward to welcoming you to campus for our Commencement and Convocation ceremonies. 

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Winter 2018 Convocation Schedule

Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Time: 1:30 p.m. (Students arrive at 12:30 p.m.)
Location: Catlett Music Center
R.S.V.P.: Graduates are required to RSVP and bring no more than seven guests to ensure seating for all in attendance. RSVP deadline is December 3, 2018.

Catlett Music Center Parking:      

Elm Avenue Parking Garage
(Corner of Boyd and Elm St.)
500 Boyd St
Norman, OK  73019

There will be free parking in the parking garage located on Elm St. adjacent to Catlett Music Center.  Due to the many convocations held that day you may be required to park in the faculty/staff lot located on Elm St.  It too will be free. 

Accommodation for Disability

Graduates or guests who require accommodations should contact Missy Mitchell at (405) 325-2823. For more information on accomodations, please refer to the Disability Resource Center.

Convocation Schedule and Information

  • Students arrive by 12:30 p.m.
  • Procession begins at 1:30 p.m.

Prohibited Items and Searches

Students and guests attending the OU Extended Campus Convocation ceremony are asked to leave behind certain items that are prohibited because of security or facility regulations.

Except for items pertaining to medical conditions or child care, all bags, backpacks, large cases for binoculars or other items, fanny packs and large purses (larger than 10-inch-by-10-inch) are prohibited. Prohibited items must be returned to the owner’s car or discarded, and any unlawful items are subject to confiscation.

Other prohibited items include:

  • alcoholic and other beverages
  • balloons
  • banners and signs
  • beach balls
  • explosives
  • fanny packs
  • food and beverages
  • folding chairs or stools
  • Glitter (Do NOT add glitter to anything you bring into the building, including graduation caps or posters.)
  • ice chests, coolers and other similar containers
  • laser pointers
  • all noise makers (e.g., air horns, whistles)
  • pets (other than service animals)
  • umbrellas
  • weapons

Items that are allowed for Convocations only include cameras and video cameras, baby strollers, and baby seats.

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