The University of Arizona

SBS Convocation for Masters & PhD Graduates

Friday, May 11, 2018, 9-11 am
Fox Tucson Theatre
17 W Congress Street (Downtown Tucson)


Congratulations to our graduating masters and PhD students! You and your guests are invited to the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences 2018 Convocation Ceremony.

This ceremony is an opportunity to celebrate your accomplishments with your peers, faculty, and family. You will be individually recognized during the ceremony.


Guest seating

This event is free and guest tickets are not required. Doors open at 8:30 am. Seating will be on a first come, first serve basis.

Check in

Check in for graduating PhD and Masters students begins at 8:30 am.  You must check in by 8:50 am in order to be seated before the ceremony begins.

Cap and gown

You must wear a cap and gown to participate in the ceremony. Caps, gowns, hoods, and tams are available from the UA BookStores.

Location and parking

The Fox Tucson Theatre is located at the northwest corner of Congress St. and Stone Ave. in downtown Tucson. There are several parking garages nearby. Or consider taking the Sun Link Street Car, which runs through downtown Tucson from the UA Medical Campus to the Mercado San Agustin.

La Placita Garage
211 S. Church Avenue

Pennington Street Garage
110 E. Pennington St.

Contact us

If you have questions or need special assistance, contact Isabel Contreras at 520-621-8402 or

Looking for info on the University-wide commencement ceremony or other Convocation events? Visit the UA Commencement website.