Graduation & Commencement 

Virginia State University will host the Fall 2023 Commencement on Saturday, December 16th at 9:00AM in the Multi-purpose Center.

The commencement exercise is a formal academic ceremony. You and your fellow graduates have worked hard for this day and the commencement staff have worked hard to make the day a memorable one for you, your family and your guests. We ask that you respect the ceremony, your fellow graduates, and guests by dressing and behaving in the dignified manner that the occasion merits. Cap and gown regalia is required dress for all graduates. No food or beverage is permitted.

Participant and Guest information is available below by following the Graduation Links.

Contact if further information is needed.