Weekend Events


    Richmond College Culmination & Reception, 2pm-3:30pm

    North Court, Perkinson Recital Hall 


    International Education Reception, 3-5pm

    International Center Commons & Courtyard


    Journalism Reception, 4-6pm

    Garden of the Five Lions, Weinstein Hall









    Science Reception, 1:30-3pm

    Gottwald Science Center Atrium


    Jepson Finale, 2-3pm, reception to immediately follow

    Alice Jepson Theatre, Modlin Center


    Political Science Reception, 2:30-3:30pm

    Garden of the Five Lions, Weinstein Hall


    School of Arts & Sciences Reception, 3-5p

    Tyler Haynes Commons, Alice Haynes Room


    Robins School of Business Wine & Cheese Reception, 4-6pm

    Moelchert Commons, Robins School of Business

    Mingle with Robins School faculty and staff. The event will be held both inside and outside the Robins School. Casual attire recommended.


    Candlelight Ceremony, 10pm

    Westhampton Lake, Graduates meet at the University Forum





    Baccalaureate, 10am

    Cannon Memorial Chapel

    Baccalaureate is a multifaith worship service that recognizes the important milestone of graduation as we give thanks for our students and their achievements and look forward to the contributions each will make in the years ahead. All are welcome.


    Graduate Lunch, 11-1:30 pm

    Heilman Dining Center

    Graduates and their families are invited to join us for a special lunch menu in the Heilman Dining Center to celebrate Commencement. Menus and ticketing information can be found here.


    Graduate Walk, 12:15pm

    Undergraduates assemble with classmates to celebrate their graduation by walking together to the Commencement Ceremony. Graduates meet in Gateway Village at 12:15pm. Full route here.



    Special Commencement, 2pm

    Cannon Memorial Chapel

    Ceremony for athletes whose game schedules prohibit them for participating in regularly scheduled Commencement excercises.