Commencement

May 12-13, 2016

The Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine is proud to celebrate the achievements of our Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Master of Science, Master of Public Health, and Doctor of Philosophy students and the families, friends, faculty, and staff who have helped them along the way!

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University Commencement Ceremony Friday, May 13, 2016, 9 a.m. Lane Stadium/Worsham Field

The university ceremony will be helad at Lane Stadium/Worsham Field, located at 185 Beamer Way. Families and guests are urged to arrive in time to be seated by 8:30 a.m. The procession begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. Visit the Virginia Tech Commencement page for more details.

Graduate School Commencement Ceremony Thursday, May 12, 2016, 3 p.m. Cassell Coliseum

The following degrees are among those being conferred at the Graduate School ceremony:

  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Science, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences

The Graduate School ceremony will be held at Cassell Coliseum, located at 675 Washington St. SW. Families and guests are urged to arrive in time to be seated by 2:30 p.m. The procession begins promptly at 2:30 p.m.

VA-MD College of Vet Med Commencement Ceremony Friday, May 13, 2016, 6 p.m. Moss Arts Center, Anne and Ellen Fife Theatre

The following degrees and certificates will be conferred at the college ceremony:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
  • Certificates of Residency

The veterinary college ceremony will be held at the Moss Arts Center, located at 190 Alumni Mall. Families and guests are urged to arrive in time to be seated by 5:45 p.m. The procession begins promptly at 6 p.m.

Reception for Graduating DVM Students Friday, May 13, 2016, 3:30-5 p.m. Veterinary College

Graduating DVM students, families, and invited guests will celebrate the graduating class at a reception held in the Commons at the veterinary college, located at 205 Duck Pond Drive.

The Office of Academic Affairs is coordinating invitations and RSVP's for the reception. If you have questions, please contact the Office of Academic Affairs at acadaff@vt.edu.