Schedule of Events

Friday, May 13

Time Event Location
9 a.m. School of Law Mass St. Thomas of Villanova Church
10:30 a.m. School of Law Commencement Ceremony The Pavilion
12:00 p.m. School of Law Reception  School of Law
1 p.m. Naval ROTC Mass and Commissioning Ceremony St. Thomas of Villanova Church
4 p.m. University Commencement Ceremony Villanova Stadium
6-9 p.m. President's Reception for Graduates and Guests Connelly Center

Saturday, May 14

Time Event Location
9 a.m. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Undergraduate Convocation
The Pavilion
  Diploma Distribution to follow Connelly Center
9 a.m. College of Nursing Convocation and Diploma Distribution Driscoll Hall
10 a.m. College of Engineering Convocation Campus Green
  Diploma Distribution to Follow Center for Engineering Education and Research (CEER)
10 a.m. School of Business Convocation
Mendel Field
  Diploma Distribution to follow Bartley Hall
2 p.m. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Graduate Studies Convocation and Diploma Distribution
Mendel Field
4 p.m. Baccalaureate Mass
Campus Green

Map of Commencement Event Locations

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 Map of Commencement Event Locations

University Commencement Ceremony Video

Visit this link to view an archived webcast of the 2015 University Commencement Ceremony. Having trouble playing the video stream? Please confirm that your computer/mobile device meets the viewing requirements.


In addition, the video of the University Commencement Ceremony and each College Recognition Ceremony are available for viewing on the University's YouTube channel and available for download via ITunesU.


Future Commencement Weekend Dates

Year 2016: May 13—14
Year 2017: May 19—20
Year 2018: May 18-19