***Graduating students, please complete the form below by Dec. 4 to register your attendance to the universitywide ceremony. No tickets required. After you register, a confirmation will be sent to the email address you provided. To change your registration, please click "edit response" in the confirmation email.
DIFFERENCE BETWEEN UNIVERSITYWIDE & DEPARTMENTAL CEREMONIESAt the universitywide ceremony, graduates are recognized collectively by school, with the exception of Ph.D. and Ed.D. candidates, who will be recognized individually. This ceremony is two hours and will end at noon. At school and departmental ceremonies, graduates will be recognized individually. Visit commencement.vcu.edu/Departmental-Ceremonies for a complete listing of school and departmental ceremonies.
GUEST TICKETS & SEATINGFor the universitywide ceremony, tickets for guests are not required. Seating for guests is available on a first come, first served basis. There is no reserved seating.
GRADUATE ARRIVAL TIMEOn Saturday, Dec. 9, graduates should arrive at the Siegel Center by 9 a.m., using the Harrison Street entrance.
CONNECT WITH VCU ALUMNI Connect with VCU Alumni and stay connected with your alma mater no matter where life leads you. As a graduate, you can find your fit with one or more of 40 constituent alumni organizations that offer opportunities for professional development, networking, volunteering and friendship-building at https://www.vcualumni.org/Organizations/. Most importantly, make sure you stay connected after graduation by providing a non-VCU email and other updated contact information at vcualumni.org/alumni/update.
QUESTIONS?For more information or frequently asked questions, please visit the VCU Commencement website at www.commencement.vcu.edu.