Commencement Announcements, Photos and Video

Commencement Announcements

Graduation announcements, thank you notes, and other commemorative items are available to Villanova graduates by the Balfour Company. Included are personalized Villanova announcements, as well as an option to include the graduate's name, College, and Degree in the text of the announcement. Information and order forms will be mailed in February to the permanent home address of all prospective graduates. Please allow 3 - 4 weeks for delivery of all graduation announcements. If you have any questions, please call Balfour at 1-877-BALFOUR (1-877-225-3687) or visit their website.

Commencement Photos

Commencement 2016 - For photographs taken as graduates were walking across the stage at the College Convocations, please visit Legacy Photography.  An email was sent to all graduates of those colleges that will contain an individual 'pin' to view the photos.

For photographs taken at the NROTC Mass and Commissioning, President’s Reception, Baccalaureate Mass, and Commencement Ceremony, please visit the Villanova University Commencement Photo Archive. Featured galleries will highlight each of the weekend’s events. The password to view the galleries is: VUclass16

Commencement Video

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

Visit this link to view an archived webcast of the 2015 University Commencement Ceremony. 




University Commencement Ceremony Video

Visit this link to view an archived webcast of the 2016 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 Convocation will be available for viewing on the University's YouTube channel and available for download via ITunesU.


Future Commencement Weekend Dates

Year 2017: May 19-20
Year 2018: May 18-19