Can you direct me to hotels in the area?

We’ve listed below a few hotels near the dental school and Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center.

Hotel Accommodations

Need hotel accommodations for out of town guests? The following are a few hotels near Texas A&M College of Dentistry and the Meyerson Symphony Center:

Hotel Indigo –214-741-7700

1933 Main St.

Crowne Plaza Dallas Downtown –214-742-5678

1015 Elm St.

Hilton Garden Inn Dallas/Market Center –214-634-8200

2325 N. Stemmons Frwy.

Sheraton Suites Market Center –214-747-3000

2101 Stemmons Frwy.

Hyatt House Dallas/Uptown –214-965-9990

2914 Harry Hines Blvd.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Dallas Downtown –214-748-4000

1025 Elm 

Sheraton Dallas Hotel –214-922-8000,

400 N. Olive

Aloft Dallas Downtown –214-761-0000

1033 Young St.

Hilton Anatole –214-748-1200

2201 Stemmons Frwy.

The Adolphus –214-742-8200

1321 Commerce

Springhill Suites by Marriott –214-999-0500

1907 N. Lamar

Warwick Melrose –214-521-5151

3015 Oak Lawn

Omni Hotel –214-744-6664

555 S. Lamar

Hotel ZaZa –214-468-8399

2332 Leonard

Are there any things to do in the area?

Where do I park?

Parking is available in the following garages:

  • Lexus Red Parking – Entrance - Jack Evans  – Rates: $6 for three hours, $12 – for six hours, and $15 for all day parking - Lexus Red Parking Garage is next to the Meyerson. 
  • Hall Arts Garage – Entrances - Crockett and Pearl Street – Rates: $10 for two hours, $15 for three hours, and $20 for all day. 

There are also several other pay parking lots within walking distance of the Meyerson.

Since valet parking is coordinated by the Meyerson, we can’t guarantee that valet parking will be available during graduation.

How long is the ceremony?

The commencement ceremony lasts approximately one hour and 30 minutes.

Will pictures be taken during the ceremony?

Yes. A professional photographer will be on-site to take photos of each student during the ceremony. A free digital copy of each graduate will be available shortly after graduation. Visit this site to get the link to download your photos.

Can we take photos/videos during the ceremony?

Yes. You are welcome to take photos before, during and after the ceremony, but please be considerate when using flash photography during the program to avoid distracting speakers.

Is a ticket required to attend commencement?

No tickets are needed for admission and the commencement ceremony is open to the public. Doors open at 10 a.m.

Will commencement be streamed this year?

No. Unfortunately, we will not be allowed to stream the commencement ceremony live.

How can I get a news release about my graduation?

If you want a news release distributed, please complete and submit the 2019 Alumni-News Form



Graduation 2019

Graduating students

Graduation Photos

Graduates and family members can preserve commencement memories with photos from the day.

Dear graduates,

Congratulations to you all, the Class of 2019.  We in Media Resources are very proud of you all and hope that we’ve been helpful during your time at the college.  At the following link, you should be able to locate photos from this year’s Commencement and Awards ceremonies.  Please feel free to locate your photos and download them.  The digital version are all complementary, so you will be able to get them printed or share them how you’d like.  If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me.  Thank you all and congratulations again.

Commencement and Awards Ceremony Photos

Steven Crow
Manager|Media Resources
College of Dentistry |Texas A&M University