School & Department Graduation Ceremonies Locations

Final Exercises for the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, School of Education and Human Development, and the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy will take place on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. on the Lawn. 

Final Exercises for all other schools will be on Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. on the Lawn. School and department graduation ceremonies are held in the afternoon following Final Exercises to recognize graduates individually for their academic accomplishments. Graduates will be presented with ceremonial scrolls, and the school or department will present various awards. 

The Ph.D. degree in Nursing is awarded through the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, however, the candidates for Ph.D. in Nursing will participate in the School of Nursing ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024.

Please click the drop down menu below to view the location and time of the school and department ceremonies, as well as the staff contact for each ceremony. The staff contact listed will be able to answer any questions regarding the ceremony.

College & Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

Saturday, May 18, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

Detailed information: https://college.as.virginia.edu/graduation 

African-American & African Studies

  • Fair-Weather Location: Minor Hall Auditorium (11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Debbie Best: (434) 924-3109, [email protected]; Robert Vinson: (434) 924-3109; [email protected]

American Studies

  • Fair-Weather Location: Newcomb Hall, Ballroom (2:30 - 4:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Brandon Block: v[email protected]; Penny von Eschen: [email protected]

Anthropology

  • Fair-Weather Location: Newcomb Hall, Ballroom (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Karen Hall: (434) 924-7044; [email protected]; Millie Dean: (434) 924-7033; [email protected]

Archaeology

  • Fair-Weather Location: Newcomb Hall, Ballroom (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Karen Hall: (434) 924-7044; [email protected]; Millie Dean: (434) 924-7033; [email protected]

Art

  • Fair-Weather Location: Drama Building, Culbreth Theatre (11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Emily Daniel: (434) 243-1785, [email protected], Emily Chen: (434) 924-6123; [email protected]

Astronomy

  • Fair-Weather Location: Alumni Hall, Ballroom (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Gabby Fuller: (434) 924-7494; [email protected]

Biology

  • Fair-Weather Location: Aquatic & Fitness Center (3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Aquatic & Fitness Center (4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Aquatic & Fitness Center (4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Lisa Ishler: (434) 982-5614; b[email protected]

Chemistry

  • Fair-Weather Location: Old Cabell Hall, Auditorium (2:00 - 3:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Cindy Knight: (434) 924-7995, [email protected]

Classics

  • Fair-Weather Location: Pavilion IX, Lower Garden (11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Gilmer Hall, Room 390 (11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Gilmer Hall, Room 390 (11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
  • Department Contact:  Shelly Rojas: (434) 924-3008, [email protected]

Cognitive Science

  • Fair-Weather Location: North Rotunda Steps (11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Aquatic and Fitness Center (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Aquatic and Fitness Center (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Eric Dynarski: (434) 982-3019, c[email protected]

Computer Science

  • Fair-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Hannah Boatwright: x[email protected]; Emily Stacy: [email protected]

Drama

  • Fair-Weather Location: Drama Building, Caplin Theatre (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Richard Will, [email protected]

East Asian Languages, Literatures & Cultures

  • Fair-Weather Location: South Lawn Dean Commons Building, Nau Auditorium (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.), Map
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Elena Zemmel: (434) 924-1206, [email protected]

Echols Interdisciplinary Major

  • Fair-Weather Location: Rotunda, Dome Room (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Rotunda, Dome Room (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Rotunda, Dome Room (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Sarah Cole: (434) 924-3350, [email protected]

Economics

  • Fair-Weather Location: The Lawn, South End (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Jennifer Wise: [email protected]
  • Website: http://economics.virginia.edu/graduation

English

  • Fair-Weather Location: McIntire Amphitheatre (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (3:30 - 5:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (3:30 - 5:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Carl Stukenborg: (434) 924-7887, [email protected]

Environmental Sciences

  • Fair-Weather Location: Clark Hall, West Lawn (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Clark Hall, Rooms 107 and 108 (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.) 
  • Severe-Weather Location: Clark Hall, Rooms 107 and 108 (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.) 
  • Department Contact: ShaRhonda Swann: [email protected]

Environmental Thought & Practice

  • Fair-Weather Location: Rotunda, Dome Room (2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Paul Freedman: (434) 924-1372, [email protected]

French

  • Fair-Weather Location: French House, 1404 Jefferson Park Avenue (11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Paw Kamjan: (434) 924-7158, [email protected]; Maggie Stein Kirchner: (434) 924-4656, [email protected]

Germanic Languages

  • Fair-Weather Location: Pavilion II, Lower Garden** (1:00 - 4:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: New Cabell Hall, Room 236 (1:00 - 4:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: New Cabell Hall, Room 236 (1:00 - 4:30 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Gina Hutton: (434) 924-6691, [email protected]

**Depending upon the disability and the site, assistance may be necessary.

Global Commerce in Culture & Society

  • Fair-Weather Location:  Newcomb Hall, Commonwealth Room (1:00 - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Caterina Eubanks: (434) 924-6616, [email protected]; Richard Handler: (434) 982-2166, [email protected]

Global Development

  • Fair-Weather Location: University Chapel (3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: David Edmunds: (434) 305-0694, [email protected]; Caterina Eubanks: (434) 924-6616, [email protected]

Global Environments & Sustainability

  • Fair-Weather Location: University Chapel (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.), Map
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Phoebe Crisman: (434) 924-1006, [email protected]; Caterina Eubanks: (434) 924-6616, [email protected]

Global Public Health (Undergraduate)

  • Fair-Weather Location: Drama Building, Culbreth Theatre (3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Katy Quissell: (434) 297-5427, [email protected]; Caterina Eubanks: (434) 924-6616, [email protected], Tracey Brookman: (434) 924-8646, [email protected]

Global Security & Justice

  • Fair-Weather Location: University Chapel (1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Caterina Eubanks: (434) 924-6616, [email protected]; Peter Furia: (434) 924-1438, [email protected]

Global Studies- Middle East & South Asia

  • Fair-Weather Location: Jefferson Hall, Hotel C (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Caterina Eubanks: (434) 924-6616, [email protected]; Tess Farmer: (434) 924-8460, [email protected]

History (Undergraduate)

  • Fair-Weather Location: McIntire Amphitheatre (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (5:30 - 7:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (5:30 - 7:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Karleen Kovalcik, (434) 924-6380, [email protected]; Latricia Washington, (434) 924-7147, [email protected]

History (Graduate)

  • Fair-Weather Location: South Lawn Dean Commons Building, Nau Auditorium (11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Karleen Kovalcik, (434) 924-6380, [email protected]; Latricia Washington, (434) 924-7147, [email protected]

Human Biology

  • Fair-Weather Location: Newcomb Hall, South Meeting Room (2:00 - 4:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Michael Timko: (434) 982-5817, [email protected]

Interdisciplinary Major

  • Fair-Weather Location: Rotunda, Dome Room (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Rotunda, Dome Room (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Rotunda, Dome Room (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Shawn Lyons: (434) 924-3353, [email protected]

Jewish Studies

  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2024
  • Fair-Weather Location: Rotunda, Multipurpose Room (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Vanessa Ochs: [email protected]

Linguistics

  • Fair-Weather Location: Newcomb Hall, South Meeting Room (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Lise Dobrin: (434) 924-7048, [email protected]; Mark Sicoli: (434) 924-6821, [email protected]

Mathematics

  • Fair-Weather Location: Pavilion I, Lower Garden (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Warner Hall, Room 209 (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Warner Hall, Room 209 (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Zvezdana Kish: z[email protected]

Media Studies

  • Fair-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Julia Gronlund: (434) 243-8836, [email protected]

Medieval Studies

  • Fair-Weather Location: French House, 1404 Jefferson Park Avenue (11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Deborah McGrady: (434) 924-3924, [email protected]

Middle Eastern & South Asian Languages & Cultures

  • Fair-Weather Location: South Lawn Dean Commons Building, Nau Auditorium (2:30 - 4:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Dan Lefkowitz: d[email protected]

Music

  • Fair-Weather Location: Hunter Smith Band Building (11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Tina Knight: (434) 924-1435, [email protected]

Neuroscience (Undergraduate)

  • Fair-Weather Location: Alumni Hall, Ballroom (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Eric Dynarski: (434) 982-3019, p[email protected]

Philosophy

  • Fair-Weather Location: Pavilion IV, Lower Garden** (11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Wilson Hall, Room 402 (3:00 - 5:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Wilson Hall, Room 402 (3:00 - 5:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Mark Jeter: (434) 924-7701, [email protected]; Katherine Runkle: (434) 924-6923, [email protected]

**Depending upon the disability and the site, assistance may be necessary.

Physics

  • Fair-Weather Location: Alumni Hall, Ballroom (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Beth Guyton:  [email protected]

Political Philosophy, Policy & Law Program

  • Fair-Weather Location: Special Collections Library (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Vijay Phulwani: [email protected]

Political & Social Thought Program

  • Fair-Weather Location: Special Collections Library, Auditorium (11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Issac Ariail Reed: [email protected]

Politics - Foreign Affairs & Government

  • Fair-Weather Location: The Lawn (12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Sharon Marsh: (434) 924-3604, [email protected]

Psychology

  • Fair-Weather Location: Aquatic & Fitness Center (11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Aquatic & Fitness Center (11:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Aquatic & Fitness Center (11:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Justin Woodward, [email protected]

Religious Studies

  • Fair-Weather Location: Slaughter Recreation Center (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Kathleen Carmody: [email protected]

Slavic Languages

  • Fair-Weather Location: Pavilion VI, Lower Garden** (11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Newcomb Hall, Commonwealth Room (11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Newcomb Hall, Commonwealth Room (11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: David Herman: (434) 924-6687, [email protected]

**Depending upon the disability and the site, assistance may be necessary.

Sociology

  • Fair-Weather Location: Old Cabell Hall, Auditorium (11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Katherine Shiflett: (434) 924-6509, [email protected]; Raven Custer: (434) 924-6508, [email protected]

Spanish, Italian & Portuguese

  • Fair-Weather Location: Drama Building, Culbreth Theatre, (1:30 - 2:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Linda Newman: (434) 924-7457, [email protected]

Statistics

  • Fair-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: North Grounds Recreation Center (11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Sherry Croy: [email protected]

Women, Gender & Sexuality

  • Fair-Weather Location: Newcomb Hall, Theatre (11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • Department Contact: Bridget Murphy: (434) 297-4156, [email protected]

 

Updated: February 02, 2024

Architecture

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

  • Fair-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Saskia Santen: (434) 924- 7019, [email protected]; Dick Smith: (434) 924-1413, [email protected]

 

Continuing & Professional Studies

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

  • Fair-Weather Location (Undergraduate Programs): Newcomb Hall, Ballroom (11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
  • Fair-Weather Location (Master's Programs): Newcomb Hall, Ballroom (1:00 - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Stephen Levine: (434) 982-5284, [email protected]
Darden Graduate Business School

Saturday, May 18, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

 

  • The Darden School's Academic Regalia Ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 18 at 11:00 a.m. on Flagler Court on Darden Grounds.
  • School Contact: Rachel Dudzik: (434) 982-4892, [email protected]
Data Science

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

  • Fair-Weather Location: Old Cabell Hall, Auditorium (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Dahlia Hylton: [email protected]
Education and Human Development

Saturday, May 18, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

Detailed Information: https://education.virginia.edu/student-experience/graduation

  • Fair-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (12:00 - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (12:00 - 1:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
  • School Contact: Kelly Bloem: (434) 243-1644, [email protected]

* Education and Human Development will hold a breakfast in the Breneman Courtyard starting at 7:00 a.m.

Engineering & Applied Science

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

  • Fair-Weather Location: Thornton Hall, Darden Court (2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Slaughter Recreation Center (2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Slaughter Recreation Center (2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.)
  • School Contact: Cathy Dean: [email protected]; Renice Gray: [email protected]

Biomedical Engineering

  • Fair-Weather Location: Old Cabell Hall, Auditorium (11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Kitter Bishop: k[email protected]

Chemical Engineering

  • Fair-Weather Location: Chemistry Building, Auditorium* (12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Renice Gray: [email protected]

*Depending upon the disability, assistance may be necessary.

Civil and Environmental Engineering

  • Fair-Weather Location: Aquatic & Fitness Center (12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Renice Gray: [email protected]

Computer Engineering

  • Fair-Weather Location: Thornton Hall, Darden Court (12:00 - 1:15 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Slaughter Recreation Center (12:00 - 1:15 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Slaughter Recreation Center (12:00 - 1:15 p.m.)
  • School Contact: Renice Gray: [email protected]

Computer Science

  • Fair-Weather Location: John Paul Jones (3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Aquatics and Fitness Center (4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Aquatics and Fitness Center (4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
  • School Contact: Renice Gray: [email protected]

Electrical Engineering

  • Fair-Weather Location: Thornton Hall, Darden Court (12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Slaughter Recreation Center (12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Slaughter Recreation Center (12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.)
  • School Contact: Cathy Dean: [email protected]; Renice Gray: [email protected]

Engineering Science

  • Fair-Weather Location: Chemistry Building, Auditorium* (2:00 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Cathy Dean: [email protected]; Renice Gray: [email protected]

*Depending upon the disability, assistance may be necessary.

Materials Science and Engineering

  • Fair-Weather Location: Chemistry Building, Auditorium* (2:00 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Cathy Dean: [email protected]; Renice Gray: [email protected]

*Depending upon the disability, assistance may be necessary.

Systems and Information Engineering

  • Fair-Weather Location: Aquatic & Fitness Center (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Cathy Dean: [email protected]; Renice Gray: [email protected]
Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy

Saturday, May 18, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

  • Fair-Weather Location: James Monroe's Highland, 5:00 p.m.
  • Inclement-Weather Location: James Monroe's Highland, 5:00 p.m.
  • Severe-Weather Location: Old Cabell Hall, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • School Contact: Jill Rockwell: (434) 924-7950, [email protected]; Shawn Anderson: [email protected]
Law

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

Detailed Information: https://www.law.virginia.edu/studentaffairs/graduation-information-class-2024

  • Fair-Weather Location: Law School, Front Lawn (12:15 - 1:45 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
  • School Contact: Sarah Davies: (434) 924-1363, [email protected]; Lisa Napier: (434) 924-3737, [email protected]
McIntire School of Commerce

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

  • Fair-Weather Location: The Lawn (11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (5:30 - 7:30 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: John Paul Jones Arena (5:00 - 7:00 p.m.)
  • School Contact: Sally Armentrout: (434) 243-1719,[email protected]
Medicine

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

Doctors of Medicine - 

  • Fair-Weather Location: The Paramount Theatre (3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Kathryn Chiacchia: (434) 924-2133, [email protected]
     

Doctors of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences*

  • Fair-Weather Location: McLeod Hall, Auditorium (11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Claude Moore Medical Education Building, Auditorium - Third Floor (11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Severe-Weather Location: Claude Moore Medical Education Building, Auditorium - Third Floor (11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
  • Department Contact: Janet Cross: (434) 243-9401, [email protected]

*Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Biophysics, Cell Biology, Experimental Pathology, Microbiology, Neuroscience, Pharmacology, Physiology
 

Masters of Public Health and Masters of Science in Clinical Research

  • Fair-Weather Location: Drama Building, Culbreth Theatre (11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
  • Inclement-Weather Location: Same
  • Severe-Weather Location: Same
  • School Contact: Tracey Brookman: (434) 924-8646, [email protected]
Nursing

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Please note that the listed ceremony end times are estimates. For questions about a specific ceremony, contact the staff member(s) listed with that particular department.

  • Fair-Weather Location: Rotunda, North Steps 
    • Undergraduate: 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
    • Graduate: 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Inclement-Weather Location: McLeod Hall, Auditorium 
    • Undergraduate: 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
    • Graduate: 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Severe-Weather Location: McLeod Hall, Auditorium 
    • Undergraduate: 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
    • Graduate: 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
  • School Contact: Deirdre Vandross: (434) 924-0068, [email protected]