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Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021, 10 a.m. - noon

Stuart C. Siegel Center

On Saturday, Dec. 11, we will honor the achievements of our graduates in person at the VCU Siegel Center as part of the university's existing December Commencement exercises, with a formal Commencement celebration at 10 a.m.

Students who plan to participate in VCU’s universitywide Commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 11 at the Stuart C. Siegel Center are asked to RSVP. 

Classes of 2020 and May 2021 register here.

Classes of August 2021 and December 2021 register here


Graduation portraits will be offered to all graduates at the Siegel Center on Friday, Dec. 10 and prior to Commencement on the morning of Saturday, Dec. 11.   

On Friday, Dec. 10 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Stuart C. Siegel Center graduation portrait sessions will be available. Appointments required. Please register using this link.

On Saturday, Dec. 11 graduation portraits will be available from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. before the universitywide ceremony at the Stuart C. Siegel Center. Graduates who wish to participate in this final portrait opportunity should plan to arrive early. Registration is not required. 



Please refer to the FAQ and Graduation Info page links for more details about parking, arrival, and graduation.


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