More than 600 to receive diplomas at Tarleton summer commencement


Monday, July 29, 2019

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University will confer more than 600 diplomas at summer commencement ceremonies Aug. 9 at Wisdom Gym on the Stephenville campus.

Tarleton President F. Dominic Dottavio will preside over three ceremonies beginning at 10 a.m.

Dates and times for commencement ceremonies are:

Friday, Aug. 9

10 a.m.

• College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

• College of Education

• College of Science and Technology

1 p.m

• College of Business Administration

• College of Liberal and Fine Arts

• College of Health Sciences and Human Services

4 p.m.

• College of Graduate Studies.

For more information, or to watch a live stream video of commencement ceremonies, go to A link for the live stream will be posted prior to the event.

For directions to Wisdom Gym or maps of the Stephenville campus, including parking locations, visit

Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven education marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. It offers degree programs to more than 13,000 students at Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, RELLIS Academic Alliance in Bryan, and online, emphasizing real-world learning experiences that address societal needs while maintaining its core values of tradition, integrity, civility, excellence, leadership and service.

Contact: Phil Riddle, News and Information Specialist
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A founding member of The Texas A&M System, Tarleton State is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of nearly 17,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.