Global links and utilities:

Virginia State University Home

Commencement Ceremony

The ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 11, 2014, 10:00 A.M., at the Richmond Coliseum. All graduates must report to the Coliseum by 7:45 A.M., entering at the Leigh Street entrance, located at 601 E. Leigh Street, and assemble in Exhibition Hall- West. The procession starts at 9:30 A.M.

Commencement Program

The appearance of a name on any list in the Commencement program must not be considered as conclusive evidence of graduation. Persons who have met all requirements for a particular degree and whose names appear on the lists in the program will receive the degree indicated. The official transcript of the University, signed and sealed by its proper officers, is the official testimony of the possession of the degree.

Commencement Rehearsal

Participants must take part in rehearsal on Friday morning, May 9, 2014, 9:00 A.M. - 11:30 A.M, in Daniel Gymnasium. Any candidate unable to attend rehearsal, but planning to participate in the ceremony, must report to a Marshal immediately upon arrival at the Richmond Coliseum on Sunday, May 11 at 7:45 A.M. to be placed correctly in the procession. 

All Graduates are being asked to enter the Richmond Coliseum at the Leigh Street Entrance located at 601 E. Leigh St.

Share this page: