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Graduation 2013

Each graduating student has received specific instructions related to the ceremony format, student caps and gowns, parking, directions and lodging. 

For families and guests, this site provides additional information on nearby hotels and restaurants and maps/parking (please note: no valet parking will be available for this event).

Hotels and Accommodations

If you need hotel accommodations for out-of-town guests the following hotels offer a special rate:

  • Hotel Indigo - 1933 Main Street - $69 per night - ask for Baylor College of Dentistry rate - 214-741-7700
  • Homewood Suites - 2747 N. Stemmons - $94 per night - ask for Baylor rate - 214-819-9700
  • Sheraton Dallas - 400 N. Olive- $109 per night - ask for Baylor College of Dentistry Rate - 214-922-8000
  • Hyatt Summerfield Suites – 2914 Harry Hines, $85 per night – ask for Baylor College of Dentistry Rate – 214-965-9990
  • The Magnolia - 1401 Commerce St. - $145 per night - ask for Baylor College of Dentistry Rate - 214-253-0078
  • Dallas Marriott City Centre – 650 North Pearl –$149 per night - ask for Baylor College of Dentistry Rate - 214-979-9000
  • Sheraton Suites Market Center – 2101 Stemmons Fwy - $89 per night – ask for the Baylor rate
  • Hilton Garden Inn Dallas/Market Center– 2325 N. Stemmons - $81 per night – ask for the Baylor Hospital rate – 214-634-8200
  • Crowne Plaza Dallas Market Center – 7050 Stemmons - $69 per night – ask for Baylor Rate – 214-630-8500
  • Adolphus Hotel – 1321 Commerce Street – $113.00 per night for a Deluxe room; $143.00 per night for an Executive Suite - call 214-651-3622 and speak with Luke Hopkins – ask for the Baylor College of Dentistry rate for Graduation

Map to the Meyerson

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Graduating studentParking at the Meyerson

There are several self-parking options in the Arts District, including surface parking lots on Olive Street and along Ross Avenue, and several parking garages.
The closest parking garage is the Hall Arts Center Blue Garage (formerly known as the Dallas Arts District Garage). Entry to this garage is located off of Ross Avenue.  Parking garages are privately operated; event parking rates begin at $10.

Please note: no valet parking will be available.

A news release for your graduation

The college’s Office of Advancement, Communications and Alumni Relations wants to spread the news about your graduation.  If you want a news release distributed about your graduation, please complete and submit the 2012 New Graduate News Release and Alumni Information Form.

If you have additional questions, please contact the Office of Student Affairs at 214.828.8210.

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Live Webcast
Graduation Live Webcast

The TAMHSC-Baylor College of Dentistry Commencement Ceremony will be webcast LIVE right here on the Graduation 2012 website. The webcast will originate from the Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas on May 22, 2012, at 10 a.m. CDT.

At the time of the ceremony, click on the image or the Graduation 2012 LIVE Webcast link below.

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Keynote Speaker

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Connie Hastings Drisko, a 1961 graduate of Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry’s Caruth School of Dental Hygiene, was a practicing dental hygienist for 16 years before receiving a dental degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City and completing a hospital-based general practice residency at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Leavenworth, Kansas. She received a certificate in periodontics and became a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology in 1990, was elected as a director in 2000 and served as chair in 2006.

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Graduating students
Graduation Photos

Graduates and family members can now preserve the memory of graduation with photos from college events, and more.

Visit The Media Store today for photos and memorabilia. The Media Store is a service of the BCD Media Resources department.

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