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Academic Ceremonies - Commencement

Main Ceremony

The University Commencement Main Ceremony

Contact: Kelly O'Malley, Coordinator of Ceremonial Events
Phone: 802-656-3272

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Main Ceremony

Due to wet conditions on the Green, the University Commencement Main Ceremony and College of Arts and Sciences Ceremony will take place indoors at the Athletic Complex Multipurpose Facility.

Location: Multipurpose Facility in the Athletic Complex. Overflow seating will be available in the adjoining Patrick Gymnasium (closed-circuit TV)
Date: Sunday, May 22, 2011
Procession Start Time: 8:20 am
Ceremony Start Time: 9:00 am
Tickets: Not required
Speaker: Billie Jean King, tennis champion and pioneer in women's sports. Click here for Billie Jean King Bio.
Videographer: The Main Ceremony will be filmed by the UVM Media Resources Department.  DVD’s can be purchased through the UVM Bookstore.
Diplomas: The president will confer degrees on the graduates by school/college. Students should contact their school/college for diploma distribution information.

Student Information

Student Line-up Location: Gardner-Collins Indoor Track
Line-up Time: 8:00 am
Regalia: Students should arrive at the line-up wearing their regalia

Faculty Information

Faculty Line-up Location: Varsity Strength and Conditioning Center, Patrick Gymnsasium
Line-up Time: 8:00 am
Regalia: Faculty should arrive at the line-up wearing their regalia

Last updated: 5/17/2011

Last modified May 18 2011 12:45 PM

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