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All graduates will require a ticket to enter Scott Stadium.They can reserve their ticket and up to two guest tickets for the ceremony beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, April 23.  The deadline to claim their ticket and any guest tickets is Sunday, May 2.  Neither the graduating student nor their guests will be able to attend the ceremony if the graduate does not claim tickets during this window of time.

Tickets will be offered through the system that has provided tickets for Virginia basketball, baseball, soccer, and lacrosse games this year.

Instructions for Graduates:
If you have a account that you've used in the past year, click here to enter your email address/student ID and password from your student ticketing account.

If you have not previously registered for your student ticketing account on using your student ID number, please click here.

Once you have logged in to your account, beginning on Friday, April 23, you can claim your ticket and reserve up to two guest tickets. 

All tickets will be delivered electronically by Wednesday, May 12. Your student ticket is not transferable, but your guest tickets can be sent to your guests by forwarding the ticket email or by transferring them through your account. While graduates' tickets are not transferable or forwardable, students may swap tickets with another student attendee (ex. you have a ticket for the morning ceremony and your friend has a ticket for the afternoon ceremony)  Both parties who have planned to swap tickets must contact the ticket office ( by no later than 12 p.m. on Monday, May 10 to receive reissued tickets. Please note that screenshots of tickets will not work!

If you or your guests do not have smartphones, please contact to make other arrangements to attend your ceremony.  You can also contact if you encounter any problems with registering or with the system.

Receiving Your Tickets

Graduates, you will receive your ticket(s) via email on Wednesday, May 12. You will receive separate emails for your student ticket and for your guest ticket(s). Both emails will come from

The email with the link for your mobile student ticket will have the subject line: Your Graduation Student Mobile Ticket. Your student ticket is a non-transferable ticket. It will display your name so please do not attempt to transfer it to anyone else as they will be denied admission. Please download your ticket to your smartphone as soon as you receive the email. Once your ticket has been downloaded you should see it in your Apple Wallet or G Pay app.

The email with the link for your mobile guest ticket(s) will have the subject line: Your Graduation Guest Mobile Tickets. You can transfer these to your guest(s) either by forwarding the ticket email or through your UVAShots account. Students should not download any guest tickets as students and guests will not enter together.

For more information on how to download and use your mobile tickets Mobile Ticketing Guide.

Important: All student and student guest tickets for Final Exercises were delivered on Wednesday, May 12. Tickets were sent from to the primary email address on each student's UVAShots account. Please be sure to check the promotions/junk/bulk folders of your email. If you did not receive, or can't find your ticket delivery email, you can log in to your UVAShots account to download your ticket and transfer your guest tickets. Please note that you can transfer your guest tickets from a desktop, but to download your ticket you must access UVAShots through your smartphone.

Note: For guests unable to attend, the ceremony will be livestreamed.


Last Updated: May 13, 2021