Countdown to Commencement

Congratulations soon-to-be-graduates! As you count down the days to commencement, please take a few moments to make sure that you have taken care of the details so that you can relax and enjoy commencement weekend when it arrives.

Check your eligibility

Your first step toward graduation is to double check that you have met requirements for graduation and are eligible to participate in the commencement ceremony.   If you have questions, undergraduate students please contact your Advising Center and graduate students contact Jeanne Cox.

Purchase regalia

Purchase commencement regalia (caps and gowns) at the University Bookstore in Dalton Hall. If you have questions, call (540)831-5144. The bookstore will assist you to ensure that you select the correct hood color.  Announcements may be purchased directly from

Accommodate your guests

If you will have guests with physical disabilities, who are deaf/HOH, or have other special needs, please contact the Disability Resource Office at (540) 831-6350 or complete the online form.

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