Commencement

Upcoming Commencement Dates

Fall 2018

Friday, Dec. 14, 2018

University Commencement Ceremony — Cassell Coliseum

Commencement guide
Procession begins at 10:30 a.m.
This is the main commencement ceremony in which all degrees are conferred. Undergraduate degree candidates are recognized individually. While there are no individual college or departmental ceremonies held in the fall, the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets will hold commencement and commissioning ceremonies on Dec. 14.
Speaker: Josiah Showalter Jr. '84, chief judge for the 27th Judicial Circuit of Virginia

Graduate School Commencement Ceremony — Cassell Coliseum

Commencement guide
Procession begins at 2:30 p.m.
Speaker: William Hopkins, professor, College of Natural Resources and Environment

 

Spring 2019

Thursday, May 16, 2019: Graduate Commencement Ceremony begins at 2:30 p.m.
College and Departmental Ceremonies begin in the afternoon and evening. A complete schedule will be posted soon.
Friday, May 17, 2019: University Ceremony starts at 8:30 a.m.
College and Departmental Ceremonies begin at noon. A complete schedule will be posted soon.
Saturday, May 18, 2019: College and Departmental Ceremonies begin at 8 a.m. A complete schedule will be posted soon.
Sunday, May 19, 2019: National Capital Region Ceremony

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