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December 2020 Commencement Schedule

Friday, December 18th

10:00 a.m. - Nursing Convocation

12:00-2:00 p.m. - Honors College Medallion Ceremony

2:00 p.m. - Army ROTC Commissioning

7:00 p.m. - The Graduate School Ceremony
(doors open at 5:30 p.m.)

Saturday, December 19th

10:00 a.m. - Undergraduate Ceremony
(doors open at 8:30 a.m.)

It is our hope to be able to hold December Commencements in 2020.  We will continue to base decisions on the current state of the pandemic, and to follow the guidance from the Governor of Virginia and the Virginia Department of Health at that time.  We will keep this website updated as we get closer to the end of the semester.

 

The Graduate School Ceremony

Friday, December 18, 2020

7:00 p.m.

Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.

PROGRAM:

Prelude

Processional

Greetings and Congratulations

Commencement Address

Presentation of Candidates for Doctoral Degrees

Conferring of Degrees

Presentation of Candidates for Educational Specialist and Master's Degrees

Conferring of Degrees

College of Arts and Letters

College of Business

College of Education

College of Health and Behavioral Studies

College of Integrated Science and Engineerings

College of Science and Math

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Individual Recognition of Graduates

Concluding Remarks

Recessional

 

Graduate School Commencement Speaker

Graduate School Commencement Speaker to be announced at a later date

 

 

Undergraduate Ceremony

Saturday, December 19, 2020

10:00 a.m.

Doors will open at 8:30 a.m.

PROGRAM:

Prelude

Processional

Greetings and Congratulations

Commencement Address

Introduction of Honors Graduates

Candidate Endorsement by Faculty

Presentation of Candidates

Conferring of Degrees

College of Arts and Letters

College of Business

College of Education

College of Health and Behavioral Studies

College of Integrated Science and Engineerings

College of Science and Math

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Presentation of Graduates

Concluding Remarks

Recessional

Undergraduate Commencement Speaker

Undergraduate Ceremony Commencement Speaker to be announced at a later date.

 

 

Inclement Weather Procedure

In the event of inclement weather, all information will be posted on the JMU websitesocial media outlets,
and our JMUGrad app. 

 

All students will receive an alert through our JMU Emergency Notification System.

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