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Wednesday, October 17 from 12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Holtzman Alumni Center

Come to the Holtzman Alumni Center to purchase your cap and gown, diploma frame, graduation announcements, senior portraits, your class ring, and a chance to make a contribution to the Senior Class Gift. Come and learn everything you need to know for commencement in December.

Plus, enjoy free pizza, music, and learn about how to stay connected to Virginia Tech as an engaged alum.

For students planning on graduating in spring 2019, mark your calendars for our Spring Grad Fair, Feb. 6, 2019.

Fall commencement is Friday, Dec. 14

University Commencement Ceremony — Cassell Coliseum

  • Procession begins at 10:30 a.m.
  • This is the main commencement ceremony in which all degrees are conferred. Undergraduate degree candidates are recognized individually. There are no individual college or departmental ceremonies held in the fall.

Graduate School Commencement Ceremony — Cassell Coliseum

  • Procession begins at 2:30 p.m.

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For questions or more information, email Andrew Foiles at afoiles@vt.edu.