Islander Commencement

at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi conducts commencement ceremonies each year in December, May and August.


Spring 2015 Commencement Ceremonies

Saturday, May 16, 2015

10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

American Bank Center Arena - Corpus Christi, Texas

Colleges will be presented as follows:

10:00 a.m.
College of Business
College of Education
College of Nursing and Health Sciences

2:00 p.m.
College of Liberal Arts
College of Science and Engineering


The Beach to Bay Relay Marathon will be held on the same day as Commencement. Students are encouraged to plan to arrive as early as 1.5 hours prior to their ceremony start time. The race will require various road closures and long delays. There will be only one lane of traffic from Padre Island to Flour Bluff and from the University along Ocean Drive. Please plan accordingly if you are coming in from the Island or along Ocean Drive so that you will arrive on time. More information on the race course can be found at

Additionally, at the entrances to the American Bank Center Arena they will be doing bag checks and no large bags, backpacks, outside food or drink will be allowed in. Additionally, no balloons, vases, air horns, beach balls, or tripods will be allowed in.



  • Summer 2015 - Saturday, August 8, 2015
  • Fall 2015 - Saturday, December 12, 2015