VCU Commencement 2018

Departmental and School Ceremonies

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Below is a listing of individual school and departmental graduation ceremonies, including times, locations and ticketing information. If your school and/or department is holding an individual ceremony, you will receive additional information concerning that ceremony from the school or department office. For specific information about individual ceremonies, please contact your department or dean’s office. 

Friday, December 7, 2018

Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture
College of Humanities & Sciences

Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
2 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Exhibit Hall B
403 N 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are not required.

Military Science and Leadership
College of Humanities & Sciences

Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
3 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Richmond Salons
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

Sociology
College of Humanities & Sciences
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
3 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballroom
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Please RSVP to sociology@vcu.edu.

VCU Honors College
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
3 p.m.
T. Edward Temple Building
Room 1160
901 W. Main Street, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are required; anticipated 4 tickets per graduate. Ticket requests can be directed to Katey Archer at klarcher@vcu.edu.

Kinesiology and Health Sciences (formerly Health and Human Performance)
College of Humanities & Sciences

Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
5 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Exhibit Hall C
403 N 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are not required.

University College (BIS Graduation Ceremony)
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
5 p.m.
VCU Academic Learning Commons
Room 1107
1000 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

Chemistry
College of Humanities & Sciences
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
6 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Richmond Salons
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284

College of Engineering
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
6 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Room E10
403 N 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are not required.

Liberal Studies for Early and Elementary Education
College of Humanities & Sciences

Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
6 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballroom
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

School of Nursing
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
6 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Grand Ballrooms A&B
403 N 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are required; 6 tickets per graduate.

Psychology
College of Humanities & Sciences
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
Greater Richmond Convention Center
6:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall B
403 N. 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are not required.

School of Business*
*Includes economics in the College of Humanities and Sciences
Friday, Dec. 7, 2018
7 p.m.
Altria Theater
6 N Laurel Street, Richmond, VA 23220
Tickets are required for guests. Students who have submitted a graduation application or a Request to Walk Form will be sent a Ticket Request Form in early October to request tickets.

 

Saturday, December 8, 2018

College of Health Professions
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
1 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Room E21-ABC
403 N 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are required. Graduating students will receive approximately 7. Additional tickets will not be available through the department.

English
College of Humanities & Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
1 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballroom
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

School of Education
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
1 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Ballrooms A&B
403 N 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are not required.

African American Studies
College of Humanities & Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
1:30 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Richmond Salons
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

Biology
College of Humanities & Sciences
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Exhibit Hall B
403 N. 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219

Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
College of Humanities & Sciences
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
1:30 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Richmond Salons
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

School of the Arts
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Altria Theater
6 N Laurel Street, Richmond, VA 23220
Tickets for guests are required. Each graduate will receive 16 tickets, for more information please visit arts.vcu.edu/commencement.

School of World Studies
College of Humanities & Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
1:30 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Room E10
403 North 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are not required at this time.

History
College of Humanities and Sciences
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
2 p.m.
W.E. Singleton Center
922 Park Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
2:30 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
Exhibit Hall C
403 N 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Tickets for guests are not required.

Political Science
College of Humanities & Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
3 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballroom
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are required; for more information contact Alexandra Reckendorf at anreckendorf@vcu.edu.

Forensic Science
College of Humanities & Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
3:30 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Richmond Salons
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are required; for more information contact Jo Murphy at jsmurphy@vcu.edu.

VCU Life Sciences
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
4 p.m.
VCU W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
Concert Hall
922 Park Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
College of Humanities and Sciences
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
5 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballroom
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

Physics
College of Humanities and Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
5 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballroom
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

Philosophy
College of Humanities and Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
5 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballroom
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

Statistical Science and Operations Research
College of Humanities and Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
5 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballroom
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are not required.

Interdisciplinary Science Program
College of Humanities & Sciences

Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018
5:30 p.m.
VCU Student Commons
Richmond Salons
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
Tickets for guests are required.