Texas Tech University

Office of the Provost

Planning Calendar for 2016-2017

Spring 2017

January 2 (Monday)

  • Faculty Retirement Notifications due to Office of the Provost

February 1 (Monday)

  • Departmental Excellence in Teaching Award applications due to the Office of the Provost
    • Dean's nominations to Office of the Provost:
    • President's Academic Achievement Award
    • President's Excellence in Teaching Award
    • Alumni Association New Faculty Award

February 23-24 (Thur/Fri)

  • Board of Regents meeting

March 1 (Wednesday)

  • President's Excellence in Commercialization Award nominations due to the Office of the Vice President for Research

March 4 (Friday)

  • Advancing Teaching and Learning Conference, hosted by the Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development Center- Overton Hotel (Final Agenda TBD)

April 18 (Tuesday)

  • Faculty Honors Convocation, 3:30 pm, SUB Ballroom

May 18-19 (Thur/Fri)

  • Board of Regents meeting

May 19 (Friday)

  • Commencement
    • 3:00 p.m. - Arts & Sciences
    • 7:00 p.m. - Graduate School

May 20 (Saturday)

  • Commencement
    • 9:00 a.m. - Architecture, Education, Engineering, Human Sciences, Visual & Performing Arts
    • 1:30 p.m. - Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources, Business Administration, Honors (EVHM & HAL Majors ONLY), Media & Communication, University Programs, Wind Energy
    • 6:00 p.m. - School of Law Hooding Ceremony

August 10-11 (Thur/Fri)

  • Board of Regents meeting

August 12 (Saturday)

  • Commencement:
    • 9:00 am Business Administration, Engineering, Graduate School, Human Sciences, University Programs, Visual & Performing Arts
    • 1:30 pm Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources, Architecture, Arts & Sciences, Education, Graduate School, Honors College (EVHM and HAL Majors ONLY), Media and Communication