VCU Commencement

Departmental Ceremonies

Department Banners Gentleman smiling with yellow band around gown. Nursing students celebrating Policeman holding rifles during ceremony

If your school and/or department is holding an individual ceremony, you will receive information concerning that ceremony from the school or department office. For specific information about individual ceremonies, please contact your department or dean’s office.

Department of Nurse Anesthsia
(in the School of Allied Health Professions)
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:00 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 North Third Street 
Room E 21 ABC

Department of Rehabilitation Counseling
(in the School of Allied Health Professions)
Saturday, December 13, 2014
2:00 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 North Third Street
Room E 20

L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs
Saturday, December 13, 2014
3:00 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 N. 3rd Street
Exhibit Hall C

School of Business
Friday, December 12, 2014
7:00 P.M.
Altria Theater
6 North Laurel Street
Guests must have tickets.
Graduates must wear cap, hood, and gown.

School of Education
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:15 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 North Third St.
Ballrooms A, B, and C
Graduates should arrive no later than 12:30 P.M.
Tickets are not required for this ceremony.
Seating is on a first come, first served basis.

School of Engineering
Friday, December 12, 2014
6:00 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 North Third St.
Exhibit Hall 10

School of Nursing
Friday, December 12, 2014
6:00 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 North Third St.
Grand Ballroom

School of the Arts
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:00 P.M.
Altria Theater
6 North Laurel Street

VCU Honors College
Friday, December 12, 2014
3:00 P.M.
The Honors College
701 West Grace Street
Room 1303

VCU Life Sciences
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:00 P.M.
Trani Center for Life Sciences
1000 W. Cary Street
Room 151

College of Humanities and Sciences

Light refreshments for CHS graduates and their guests will be provided in the Student Commons, Virginia Rooms, Second Floor, from 12:00 to 3:30 PM on Saturday, December 13, 2014.

African American Studies
Saturday, December 13, 2014
3:30 P.M.
University Student Commons
907 Floyd Avenue
Richmond Salons
2nd Floor

Biology
Saturday, December 13, 2014
2:00 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 N. 3rd Street
Exhibit Hall B

Chemistry
Friday, December 12, 2014
6:00 P.M.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballrooms
907 Floyd Avenue
2nd Floor

English
Saturday, December 13, 2014
2:00 P.M.
VCU Student Commons
Commonwealth Ballrooms
907 Floyd Avenue
2nd Floor

Forensic Science
Saturday, December 13, 2014
2:00 P.M.
VCU Student Commons Theater
907 Floyd Avenue
1st Floor

Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies
Saturday, December 13, 2014
3:30 P.M.
University Student Commons
907 Floyd Avenue
Richmond Salons
2nd Floor

History
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:30 P.M.
Grace E. Harris Hall Auditorium
1015 Floyd Avenue
(enter at Linden Street side)

Kinesiology & Health Sciences
(formerly Health and Human Performance)
Friday, December 12, 2014
7:00 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 N. 3rd Street
B15abc

LSEE (Liberal Studies in Early Elementary Education)
Friday, December 12, 2014
6:00 P.M.
University Student Commons Theater
907 Floyd Avenue
1st Floor

Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:30 P.M.
University Student Commons
907 Floyd Avenue
Richmond Salons
2nd Floor

Philosophy
Saturday, December 13, 2014
3:30 P.M.
University Student Commons
907 Floyd Avenue
Richmond Salons
2nd Floor

Physics
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:30 P.M.
University Student Commons
907 Floyd Avenue
Richmond Salons
2nd Floor

Political Science
Saturday, December 13, 2014
4:00 P.M.
University Student Commons
907 Floyd Avenue 
Commonwealth Ballrooms
2nd Floor

Psychology
Friday, December 12, 2014
6:30 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 N. 3rd Street
Exhibit Hall B

Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture
Friday, December 12, 2014
2:00 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 N. 3rd Street
Exhibit Hall B

School of World Studies
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:30 P.M.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
403 N. 3rd Street
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Science
Saturday, December 13, 2014
4:30 P.M.
University Student Commons Theater
907 Floyd Avenue
1st Floor

Sociology
Saturday, December 13, 2014
3:30 P.M.
Grace E. Harris Hall Auditorium
1015 Floyd Avenue
(enter at Linden Street side)

Statistical Sciences and Operations Research
Saturday, December 13, 2014
1:30 P.M.
University Student Commons
907 Floyd Avenue
Richmond Salons
2nd Floor

University College – Interdisciplinary Studies (BIS)
Friday, December 12, 2014
3:00 P.M.
VCU Student Commons Theater
907 Floyd Avenue
1st Floor

Richmond Coliseum