• Commencement 2021 is in a few short weeks and all graduating students are encouraged to take part—whether in person or virtually.

    See Essential Information for Graduates for all you need to know now!

220th Commencement
May 20 and May 21, 2021
Virtue Field at UVM Athletic Complex

Essential Information for Graduates

Important Dates and Information

  • May 5 (10:00 a.m. EDT) Graduates: Ticket site opens – learn more about tickets

  • May 14 (12:00 p.m. EDT) Graduates: Ticket site closes

  • May 14 (4:00 p.m. EDT) Guests: Vaccination Attestation Form available to complete via email

  • May 19 (12:00 p.m. EDT) Guests: Vaccination Attestation Form submission completion deadline

  • May 18 Graduates: Testing required for in person participation for Thursday, May 20 ceremonies – learn more about testing

  • May 19 Graduates: Testing required for in person participation for Friday, May 21 ceremonies – learn more about testing

Schedule

Thursday, May 20, 2021

8:00-9:00 a.m.: Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources

10:00-11:00 a.m.: Grossman School of Business

12:00-1:00 p.m.: College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences

2:00-3:00 p.m.: College of Education and Social Services

5:30-6:30 p.m.: Graduate College

Friday, May 21, 2021

8:00-9:00 a.m.: College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

10:30-11:30 a.m.: College of Nursing and Health Sciences

1:00-2:00 p.m.: College of Arts and Sciences (students with last names A – G)

3:30-4:30 p.m.: College of Arts and Sciences (students with last names H – N)

6:00-7:00 p.m.: College of Arts and Sciences (students with last names O – Z)

Permanent Mailing Address

Don’t forget to confirm your permanent mailing address from within myUVM to ensure you receive important mailings, such as your diploma.

Contact Us

For more information contact Kelly O'Malley, Coordinator of Presidential Events:
Phone: 802-656-3272
Email: Academic_Ceremonies@uvm.edu