Graduation

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Finals Weekend - May 19-21, 2017

School of Nursing Schedule of Events

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Graduate Hooding Ceremony

1:00 p.m.
The Paramount Theater (215 East Main Street)
Reception following event.
Students should plan to arrive by 12:30 p.m. 

Graduates are to be in academic robes and carrying their hoods. Graduates should not wear caps. 

All guests are required to have a ticket. Hooding tickets will be ready for pickup starting Monday, April 24 between 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Please see Kristina Davis or Deirdre Vandross in CMNEB, 1st floor.

Undergraduate Pinning Ceremony

4:00 p.m.
The Paramount Theater (215 East Main Street)
Reception following event.
Students should plan to arrive by 3:30 p.m.

Graduates should wear academic robes but no caps.

All guests are required to have a ticket. Graduates can reserve up to 10 tickets. Pinning tickets will be ready for pickup starting Monday, April 24 between 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Please see Kristina Davis or Deirdre Vandross in CMNEB, 1st floor.  

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Academic Procession and Final Exercises

10:00 a.m.
The Lawn
Students should plan to arrive by 9:15 a.m. on the north side of the Rotunda Terrace to line-up.

Graduates wear full academic regalia. Feel free to bring a purse or tote and consider carrying a water bottle, sunscreen, etc. 

Graduates will receive 6 guest tickets for the Lawn ceremony. Tickets can be picked up from the UVA Bookstore the week of May 15. All guests must have a ticket to get onto the Lawn. There is no standing room on the Lawn. All guests will enter through the gates on the South end of the Lawn and seated by ushers. The gates will not open until 7:30 a.m. 

Nursing Graduation Ceremony

12:30 p.m.
Rotunda, North Steps

Please visit the UVA Finals Weekend web page for more information.

 

Future Dates for Finals Weekend

Future dates for Finals Weekend can be found on the UVA Office of Major Events web pages.

Information about other events such as Convocation, Founders Day and more can also be found on the UVA Office of Major Events web page.

For information on travel, lodging, and dining, please refer to the UVA Travel, Lodging, and Dining Information page.