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Commencement: St.Thomas Campus

Date: May 17, 2019

Times: 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Location: Sport and Fitness Center (SFC)

Details:

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Commencement Photo Commencement St.Croix

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

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.

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

Wednesday, May 15, 2019, from 4 p.m. -7 p.m. - Administration and Conference Center (ACC 203), St. Thomas

Thursday, May 16, 2019, from 9:30 a.m.- 6 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

Rehearsal (Mandatory):

Rehearsal Tuesday, May 14, 2019, Time: 4 p.m. - St. Thomas, Location: Sports & Fitness Center (SFC).

Candlelight Ceremony:

Tuesday, May 14, at 6 p.m. – St. Thomas, Administration and Conference Center

Additional Information:

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.

UVI Parking Regulations to be Suspended for UVI 2019 Commencement on St. Thomas Campus:

UVI Parking Regulations to be suspended for UVI 2019 Commencement on St. Thomas Campus Parking regulations on UVI’s St. Thomas Campus will be suspended from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. to accommodate parking for the UVI 2019 Commencement Exercises at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 17, in the following parking areas:

  • Sports and Fitness Center
  • Classroom Administration Building (CA Building)
  • Humanities Building
  • Wellness Center
  • Administration and Conference Center (ACC Building)
  • Reichhold Center for the Arts

The parking rules will remain in effect at all other locations on the St. Thomas Campus. Shuttle service will be provided to accommodate persons parking at Reichhold Center, Administration and Conference Center (ACC), and the upper campus.

For more information, contact UVI Security Department at (340) 693-1530 or acharle@live.uvi.edu.

Our Graduates Have Worked Hard to Realize their Dream of a Degree; Please Volunteer to Make their Commencement Special

Our graduates have worked hard to realize their dream of a degree. Please volunteer to make their commencement special. The hard work and dedication of the UVI Class of 2019 will be realized at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 17, in the Sports and Fitness Center when they receive their diplomas during our commencement ceremonies.

We need your help to ensure our graduates have a grand ceremony. Volunteers are needed to make this day pleasantly memorable. The greatest need at this time is ushers. Give a little time during commencement and make a difference to our graduates.

Contact Denise Humphrey at (340) 693-1552 or dhumphr@uvi.edu to sign up to support our graduates.

Celebrate Your Graduation from UVI with Commemorate Photos with UVI President David Hall

It’s Your Day!

UVI’s Commencement Ceremony on the St. Thomas Campus will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 17, Sports and Fitness Center.

Let’s celebrate and commemorate this milestone! Take photos with UVI President David Hall after the Commencement Ceremony near the front glass doors at the Sports and Fitness Center.

A professional photographer will capture your joy and that of your proud friends and family. Just show up at the Sports and Fitness Center near the entrance.

For more information, e-mail pr@uvi.edu.

Commencement Photo with UVI President David Hall

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