Ticketing Open for December Commencement!
Ticketing for the Undergraduate Ceremony will close on Friday, December 13th at 12:00 noon. 

Please click HERE to reserve your additional (up to 2) tickets. 
All ticketing closes at 12:00 noon on Friday, December 13th.
 
Commencement Program
Commencement Announcement!
The forecast for commencement weekend is calling for periods of rain and wintry mix.
 
Please plan accordingly to allow more time for travel.
 
You will be allowed to bring umbrellas into the Convocation Center or any venue for commencement weekend.
 
Any delays and announcements regarding inclement weather will be announced through the JMU Emergency Alert System to graduates and faculty members, on social media and will be publicized on the JMU and Commencement website.
December 2019 Schedule
Friday, December 13th 10:00 a.m. Nursing Convocation in Wilson Hall Auditorium

Friday, December 13th 12:00-2:00 p.m. Honors Medallion Ceremony in Festival Center, Highlands Room 

Friday, December 13th 2:00 p.m. Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony in Memorial Hall, Room 6110

Friday, December 13th 7:00 p.m. The Graduate School Ceremony in Convocation Center

Saturday, December 14th 10:00 a.m. Undergraduate Ceremony in Convocation Center
 
May 2020 Commencement Schedule
 
 Thursday, May 7th
The Graduate School - 7:00 p.m. - Convocation Center
 
Friday, May 8th
Nursing Convocation - 9:00 a.m. - Convocation Center
Honors College Medallion Ceremony - 12:00 p.m. - Festival Ballroom
University Ceremony - 3:00 p.m. - Bridgeforth Stadium
College of Business - 6:00 p.m. - Bridgeforth Stadium
College of Education and University Studies - 6:00 p.m. - Convocation Center
College of Science and Mathematics - 6:00 p.m. - Alumni Centennial Park
 
Saturday, May 9th
College of Arts and Letters - 9:00 a.m. -  The Quad
College of Health and Behavioral Studies - 9:00 a.m. - Bridgeforth Stadium
College of Integrated Science and Engineering - 9:00 a.m. - Alumni Centennial Park
College of Visual and Performing Arts - 9:00 a.m. - Convocation Center
Army ROTC Commissioning - 2:00 p.m. - Memorial Hall Auditorium 
Air Force ROTC Commissioning - TBD

 

 

Future Commencement Dates
December 2020 Commencement

December 18th and 19th 
 
May 2021
May 6th - 8th
Ceremony locations and details are still being confirmed

 

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