Spring 2021 Convocation Schedule 

Date:  Saturday, May 15, 2021

Time: 8:00 a.m.
Gates open at 6:30 am
Student Arrival Time: 7:00am
Procession Start Time: 8:00am

Location: The Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium

Everything You Need to Know About Norman Campus Graduation Ceremonies

Students must have applied for graduation to receive information to register.  Students who graduated in 2020 will also be invited. 

For questions: https://www.ou.edu/commencement/faqs


Graduates and their families are invited to attend the graduation ceremony, which will be held, in person, at 8a.m. Saturday, May 15, in The Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. The ceremony will also be live-streamed.  

See President Harroz’s letter to the students:  https://www.ou.edu/commencement

Metal detectors will be used and the clear bag policy will be strictly enforced.  Masks will be required at the ceremony. 

 Graduation Gear

Are you graduating this semester? If you want to order a cap and gown, you can order directly from Josten's. You're not required to order a cap and gown in order to be part of the virtual ceremony.

Graduation Gear Up

Monday, March 9 – Friday, March 12, 2021, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Clear Bag Policy

The approved clear plastic bag size is a maximum of 12 inches x 6 inches x 12 inches or a one-gallon clear plastic freezer bag. Even those bags are subject to search, although it is anticipated that search times will decrease significantly.

OU policy will allow non-transparent clutch purses that are no larger than 4.5 inches by 6.5 inches. Bags that are necessary for medical equipment will be searched. No other bags or purses, including diaper bags, will be permitted and the limit on bags is one per person.

Complete Clear Bag Policy

Accommodation for Disability

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

Convocation Pictures

It's hard to believe that your short time with OU Extended Campus has come to an end. However, Sooners you are, and Sooners you will always be. Photos from Convocation are available on our Flickr photostream and at Norman Party Pics.