University of Vermont

Academic Ceremonies - May Commencement

The University Commencement Main Ceremony

Contact: Kelly O'Malley, Coordinator of Presidential Events
Email: Academic_Ceremonies@uvm.edu
Phone: 802-656-3272
Web: www.uvm.edu/commencement

Main Ceremony

In the event of severe weather, the University Commencement Main Ceremony will be moved indoors.

Please continue to check this website for updated information.

Location: University Green (Indoor viewing of the [outdoor] University Commencement Main Ceremony will be available on large screen display in Waterman Memorial Lounge.)
Date: Sunday, May 17, 2015
Ceremony Start Time: 8:20 am (includes procession)
Ceremony End Time: 11:00 am
Tickets:
Tickets are not necessary if the ceremony is held outdoors. In the event of severe weather, tickets will be required to attend the Main Ceremony at its indoor venue (see Severe Weather Plan below). More details will be posted as information becomes available.  

Student Information

Student Line-up Location: Bailey Howe/Davis Center Green
Line-up Time: 7:45 am
Regalia: Students should arrive at the line-up wearing their regalia

Faculty Information

Faculty Line-up Location: Bailey Howe/Davis Center Green
Line-up Time: 7:45 am
Regalia: Faculty should arrive at the line-up wearing their regalia


Severe Weather Plan


Severe Weather Venue: Multipurpose Facility in the Athletic Complex. Tickets will be required (2 tickets per graduate, graduates do not need a ticket). Guests without tickets may view the ceremony on large screen display and closed-circuit TV in the Davis Center. Severe weather information will be available on the UVM main website beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 16 or by calling (802) 656-3309 or toll-free (800) 903-6601.
Date: Sunday, May 17, 2015
Ceremony Start Time: 8:20 a.m.
Tickets: Yes, tickets will be needed to enter the Multipurpose Facility where the ceremony will be held. Guests without tickets may view the ceremony on large screen display and closed-circuit TV in the Davis Center.  More details will be posted as information becomes available.

Student Information for Rain Site Venue

Student Line-up Location: Gardner-Collins Indoor Track
Line-up Time: 7:45 am
Regalia: Students should arrive at the line-up wearing their regalia

Faculty Information for Rain Site Venue

Faculty Line-up Location: Varsity Strength and Conditioning Center, Patrick Gymnasium
Line-up Time: 7:45 am
Regalia: Faculty should arrive at the line-up wearing their regalia

Last updated: 10/31/14

Last modified October 31 2014 12:17 PM