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UVI Commencement Ceremonies Set for May 16 - 17

UVI will host its 2019 Commencement Ceremonies at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, on the Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix. The Commencement Ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 17, in the Sports and Fitness Center on the St. Thomas Campus. 

Details on Commencement-related information can be found below:

Diplomas:

  • Diplomas will be distributed during Commencement as you cross the stage. 

 
Caps and Gowns:

  • Candidates may pick up academic regalia at the University Bookstore St. Thomas Campus between the business hours of 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Candidates may pick up academic regalia at the University Bookstore Albert A. Sheen Campus from May 6, 2019, through May 15, 2019, between 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Participation:
  • Only students who have met all graduation requirements can participate in the Commencement Ceremony. All undergraduate students must have completed all required classes in their major with a minimum grade of (C) and a cumulative GPA of 2.00 and above.
  • All graduate students must have completed all required classes in their major with a minimum grade of (B) and a cumulative 3.00 GPA. Graduate students are allowed the maximum of two (C) grades.
  • Rehearsal is mandatory.

 Commencement Invitations and Tickets:

  • Each candidate for graduation on the St. Thomas Campus will receive one (1) printed Invitation and eight (8) Tickets. On the Albert A. Sheen Campus, candidates for graduation will receive four (4) printed invitations.

 St. Thomas Campus: 

  1. Wednesday, May 15, 2019, from 9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. - Administration and Conference Center (ACC 203), St. Thomas
  2. Thursday, May 16, 2019, from 9:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m. - Administration and Conference Center (ACC 203), St. Thomas
Students are required to satisfy all university obligations before receiving tickets and invitations.  The following must be completed before ticket/invitation distribution: 
1.    Financial Aid Exit Interview
2.    Graduating Senior Exit Survey
3.    Institutional Advancement Exit Interview
·     Each candidate for graduation on the Albert A. Sheen Campus, St. Croix will receive four (4) printed Invitations.

Albert A. Sheen Campus: 

1.      Tuesday, May 7-15, 2019, between 9 a.m.- noon and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Location: Research and Extension Center Room 107 (next to the Great Hall), St. Croix.

Students are required to satisfy all university obligations before receiving tickets and invitations. The following must be completed before ticket/invitation distribution: 

1.      Financial Aid Exit Interview
2.      Graduating Senior Exit Survey
3.      Institutional Advancement Exit Interview

 Rehearsal:

  • Rehearsal, Monday, May 13, 2019, Time: 3 p.m.  - St. Croix, Location: Great Hall.
  • Rehearsal Tuesday, May 14, 2019, Time: 4 p.m. - St. Thomas, Location: Sports & Fitness Center (SFC).
  • Rehearsal is mandatory!

 

Candlelight Ceremony

  • Monday, May 13, at 6 p.m. – St. Croix, Cafeteria
  • Tuesday, May 14, at 6 p.m. – St. Thomas, Administration and Conference Center

Additional Information:

Will be sent to your UVI email address.

For more information, please call the Registrar's Office at (340) 693-1160 or the Associate Registrar at (340) 692-4103.