Stay safe, stay home: Effective Friday, June 26, all UHCL campus locations are limited to essential personnel only.  Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates 

Commencement for University of Houston-Clear Lake

You, your families and loved ones are invited to join a virtual commencement ceremony on Friday, July 17, 2020, at 6:30 p.m.

Virtual Commencement Info

If you met the requirements of your degree program, you still graduated in May. UH-Clear Lake is committed to evaluating your eligibility and posting your degrees to your transcripts by early June. You will receive your diploma within eight weeks after the end of the semester via mail at the address you indicated on your application for graduation just as we would any other semester.  

  • Spring 2020 Graduate Celebrations
  • May 17, 2020 | 4-5 p.m.
    Soaring Hawks Car Parade presented by the UHCL Alumni Association | More info
  • July 17, 2020 | 6:30 p.m.
    Virtual Commencement
  • Date TBD
    Invitation to join UHCL's next face-to-face ceremony

Receiving your Diplomas

Graduates who have completed all the necessary coursework, and have been approved for graduation, should expect to receive their diplomas by mail 6-8 weeks after the official closing of the semester. 


Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions. 


  • Office of the Registrar

    Phone: 281-283-2525
    Fax: 281-283-2530

    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 86
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Office hours:
    Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.