Commencement dates for 2020 are Thursday, December 10, on the St. Thomas Campus and Friday December 11 on the Albert A. Sheen Campus.

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.

2018 Commencement Highlights

Jaecena Howell Che-Raina Warner
Albert A. Sheen Campus Class Speaker Jaecena Howell
St. Thomas Campus Class Speaker Che-Raina Warner

The University of the Virgin Islands hosted its 2019 Commencement Ceremonies on Thursday, May 16, on the grounds of the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix, on Friday, May 17, in the Sports and Fitness Center on the St. Thomas Campus

  • 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.