University of Vermont

Academic Ceremonies - May Commencement

213th Commencement Logo

213th Commencement Ceremonies
May 17 and 18, 2014

Welcome to the online information resource for the University of Vermont's May Commencement Ceremony. Here you will find a wealth of logistical information, helpful tips, and background material. Some of the most commonly sought after items include: general information about Commencement activities, details about tickets, events schedules, maps and locations, news, resources for guests with disabilities, and links to Senior Week activities and to each of the colleges and schools.

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Main Commencement Ceremony

Main Commencement Ceremony

Sunday, May 18, 8:20 am, University Green

A formal ceremony where the president will confer baccalaureate degrees and honorary degrees. Graduates will receive their diploma at their home college/school ceremony later in the day.

(Severe Weather Site: Multipurpose Facility on the Athletic Campus, tickets required for Multipurpose Facility only. Note, overflow seating will be available in the Dudley H. Davis Center for guests without tickets.)

Graduate College Commencement Ceremony

Graduate College Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 17, 12:30 pm, Patrick Gymnasium

All master and doctoral students will be hooded and presented with their diploma.

College of Medicine Ceremony

College of Medicine Commencement Ceremony

Sunday, May 18, 2:30 pm, Ira Allen Chapel

The president will confer upon graduates the doctor of medicine degree. Graduates will take their professional oath.

Last modified March 30 2014 09:13 AM