Senior Year Experience

The Senior Year Experience (SRYE) program is designed to help seniors celebrate their successes and feel better prepared to take the next steps toward achieving their life goals after college. Visit the SRYE website often to stay informed about events, resources and important senior year deadlines. Check your email for the Senior Scoop, a monthly electronic bulletin, with upcoming senior deadlines and events.

Contact Us

For more information about SRYE, contact Kellie Hanford at kellie@utdallas.edu or 972-883-6147.

UT Dallas seniors

Senior Events 2015-2016

Senior Breakfast

Students are treated to breakfast while viewing a slide show that includes 4 years of pictures. Seniors compete in spirit competitions and are lead in the school song. Students are also able to pick up the highly coveted “Senior Shirt”. Food and Shirts while supplies last. Please bring your Comet Card to the event. Undergraduate seniors graduating in December 2015 or May 2016 are welcome to attend.

August 26, 2015
9:30am to 10:30am
Student Galaxy Rooms

BBS Senior Launch

BBS Senior Launch is open to all of the School of Behavioral Science seniors. Students will get a chance to visit with Dean Bert Moore, as well as many other faculty members and their fellow seniors. The event is designed as an opportunity to celebrate accomplishments and plan for the future.

Fall 2015
Location TBD

Comet Countdown to Commencement

Attend Comet Countdown to Commencement to gather information about commencement, alumni benefits, job search assistance and more! You will be able to order graduation announcements, caps, gowns and your UT Dallas ring. You will also have an opportunity to have professional photos taken in graduation regalia or your own business attire. Come and Go Event.

Be sure to come by and pick up a FREE Senior T-Shirt. T-SHIRTS WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.

Fall 2015
Location TBD

Career Advice and a Slice

Seniors can enjoy free pizza while networking with professionals. This casual setting allows students to pepper employers with questions about specific careers. Students need to register to attend “Career Advice and A Slice” event through CometCareers. Registration will open approximately one month before the event. Limited Seating!

Fall 2015
Student Union Galaxy Rooms

Ring Days

UT Dallas holds two ‘Ring Days’ each semester when Balfour representatives will be on the UT Dallas campus to take orders and to answer questions.

Fall 2015
Visitor Center/Bookstore Atrium

Senior Etiquette Dinner

Not sure which bread plate or glass is yours? Don't know the proper way to hold your knife and fork? Dining etiquette can be critical to career and job search success. Etiquette is about presenting yourself with the kind of polish that shows you can be taken seriously.

Fall 2015
Student Union Dining Hall, Faculty/Staff Dining Room

OMGraduation!

Have you missed out on Career Center presentations during your undergraduate career at UT Dallas? Never fear! This half day interactive day workshop will help you to prepare for all aspects of your job search. Attendees will walk away with a sense of confidence that will give them an edge over their competition. Free Lunch, Snacks and Giveaways. Register through your Comet Careers account. Registration will open approximately one month before the event. Limited Seating!

Fall 2015
Student Union Galaxy Rooms

Senior Week 2016

UT Dallas will send off its graduating seniors in style, with a full-scale carnival, a ring ceremony and special photo opportunities with the University’s mascot Temoc during Senior Week in May 2016.

Check the Comet Calendar for other upcoming events!