Two history-making students will participate in Texas Christian University’s Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 13. Carson Huey-You, 14, will receive a bachelor’s degree in physics, and is TCU’s youngest graduate. Caylin L. Moore, who will receive a bachelor’s degree in economics, has earned the distinction of being TCU’s second Rhodes Scholar. In addition, the graduating class includes two Fulbright Finalists and 10 graduates who will earn 4.0 GPAs.
Texas Christian University expects to bestow degrees on 2,010 students at its spring Commencement in three formal ceremonies held in the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena on the TCU campus May 13. Students will receive their diplomas from Chancellor Victor J. Boschini, Jr.
Of the total number of degree candidates, 1,575 will receive bachelor’s degrees (25 will receive double degrees), 390 will receive master’s degrees and 45 are Ph.D. candidates. Of those graduating, 623 students will receive Latin Honors, including 10 with a 4.0 GPA. Brite Divinity School will graduate 23 students. There are 1,137 graduates from within Texas, and 778 students from 44 other states. Ninety-four international students will graduate, hailing from 31 different countries. Chancellor Boschini will deliver the Commencement address for all three ceremonies.
The morning (9 a.m.) ceremony will consist of 576 candidates receiving degrees from Bob Schieffer College of Communication, College of Science & Engineering and University Programs.
In the afternoon (1 p.m.) ceremony, 733 students will represent the M.J. Neeley School of Business and College of Fine Arts.
In the evening (5 p.m.) ceremony, 702 students will represent AddRan College of Liberal Arts, College of Education, Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences and Brite Divinity School.
For detailed information on parking, seating options, maps and more, visit the Commencement website, where the event will be live-streamed.