Your support helps make Commencement weekend special for our graduates and their guests. See below for volunteer opportunities and to sign-up. Please contact Nick Tumolo with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New This Year! Staff members who volunteer for Commencement on 5/18 will be awarded 50 NOVAfit! points. Staff who volunteer for the College Convocations on Saturday 5/19 will be awarded 100 NOVAfit! points, and those who volunteer on BOTH days will be awarded 200 NOVAfit! points!
There are two main events for which volunteers are needed: Commencement during the afternoon of May 18, and the College Convocation Ceremonies during the morning of May 19. Volunteer opportunities are available to Villanova employees only.
FRIDAY 5/18 – Commencement – Sign up to assist with Villanova’s main Commencement Ceremony held in the Stadium. Volunteers will assist with ticket collection, ushering, special needs seating, VIP areas, procession assistance, and other roles. Volunteers will report at 12:30pm on Friday 5/18 and lunch will be provided. The ceremony will conclude by 6pm. A Volunteer training meeting will be held on Thursday 5/17 at 2:00pm in the Stadium. More information will be sent to volunteers via email in the coming weeks.
SATURDAY 5/19 – College Convocations - Sign up to assist with the academic college’s convocation ceremonies, held in venues across campus. Volunteers will assist with greeting guests, ushering, special needs seating, VIP areas, graduate line-up, procession assistance, and other roles. Volunteers will report to the West Lounge, Dougherty Hall at 7:00am on Saturday 5/19 and breakfast will be provided. The ceremonies will conclude by 11:30am. A volunteer training meeting will be held on Thursday 5/17 at 3:00pm in the O'Dea Terrace Lounge located in the Andy Talley Athletic Center. More information will be sent to volunteers via email in the coming weeks.