The 218th University Commencement Main Ceremony and College of Arts and Sciences Ceremony will be held outdoors on the University Green on Sunday, May 19, 2019.  

Sunday‚Äôs forecast is calling for a slight chance of showers in the morning, so please dress appropriately for the weather.  Note: the University Green is very saturated, so please wear appropriate footwear.

Tickets will not be required for the University Main Ceremony or the College of Arts and Sciences Ceremony.

All commencement ceremonies will be available to watch live on the web at:


College of Arts and Sciences

Phone: 802-656-3344
Live Webcast:


Location: University Green
Date: Sunday, May 19, 2019
Start Time: 12:30 p.m.
End Time:  2:30 p.m.
Tickets: Tickets are not required
Line-up Location: Andrew Harris Commons/Davis Center Green
Line-up Time: Immediately following the main ceremony, 11:45 am
Regalia: Students and faculty should arrive at the line-up location wearing their regalia
Diplomas: Diplomas will be handed out in the Royall Tyler Theatre (or, if the ceremony is held indoors, in the South University Heights lobby) following the College of Arts and Sciences ceremony. Unclaimed diplomas will be returned to the Registrar's Office. After Sunday, May 19, diplomas may be picked up at the Student Service Center located on the 3rd floor of the Waterman Building during the following times: Monday, May 20, 12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., and Tuesday - Friday, May 21 - 24, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Remaining diplomas will be mailed the week of May 27.


No reception is planned

Last updated: 5/17/2019