Office of Major Events

  • Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals

    The Thomas Jefferson Foundation Medals in Architecture, Law, and Citizen Leadership are given yearly on Founder's Day.

  • Fall Convocation

    Fall Convocation honors third-year students who are in the top twenty percent of their class through the first four semesters of undergraduate study.

  • Final Exercises

    Degree candidates, faculty, family and friends gather on the Lawn for Final Exercises.

  • Finals Weekend

    Recent graduates gather for a photo after Final Exercises on the Lawn.

  • Sarah Drew speaks at Valedictory Exercises 2016

    UVA alumna Sarah Drew, film and television actress, was the featured speaker at Valedictory Exercises for the Class of 2016.

In the Spotlight

Saturday, October 15
Friday, November 04
Friday, May 19