University of Vermont

216th Commencement Ceremonies - May 20 and 21, 2017

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

In the event of severe weather, the University Commencement Main Ceremony will be moved indoors. (Severe Weather Plan)

Main Ceremony

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 21, 2017
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 20 or by calling (802) 656-3309 or toll-free (800) 903-6601.

Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
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 information about tickets will be posted shortly.

Student Information for Severe Weather 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 Severe Weather Venue

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

Last updated: 1/3/2017

Last modified January 03 2017 01:56 PM