Virtual Commencement Home

Commencement provides graduating students and invited guests the opportunity to celebrate this special milestone. Students graduating in the fall and spring semesters take part in commencement, but participation is not required in order to graduate.

2020 Commencement Highlights

The Honorable Hannibal Ware Dr. Eugene Petersen
Keynote Speaker & 2020 Honoree The Honorable Hannibal Ware
2020 Honoree Dr. Eugene Petersen

  • Everyone was encouraged to check out the Facebook photos, share commencement pictures, praise and congrats with #UVIgrads. 

Class of 1965

The first graduation class of the College of the Virgin Islands (CVI) with the commencement speaker First Lady
Photo Caption: The first graduation class of the College of the Virgin Islands (CVI) with First Lady "Lady Bird" Johnson (President Lyndon B. Johnson’s wife) who was commencement speaker and Dr. Lawrence Wanlass, CVI’s first president.

Live Broadcast

UVI's Commencement Ceremonies are typically broadcast live by WUVI 1090 AM and Da Vybe 107.9 FM radio stations.
          Click these links to listen to either station's live audio stream via the Internet:  WUVI  |  Da Vybe

Special Needs Seating

UVI offers a special needs seating and parking area for our guests. Contact the Commencement Committee chair persons for further information.