Information for Faculty

Faculty and Volunteers

Faculty Luncheon

  • Location: Jake Nevin
  • Time: 2:00pm

Friday, May 18- Commencement Ceremony

  • Location: University Stadium
  • Attire: Academic Regalia
  • Time to Report:  3:15 pm
  • Where to Report: Jake Nevin 
  • Weather Contingency- Due to construction in 2018, the University Ceremony will be rescheduled to Saturday, May 19 at 10am.  

College Convocation Ceremonies- Saturday, May 19:

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Undergraduate Convocation, Villanova Stadium: 

  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences faculty should gather in academic attire in Jake Nevin Fieldhouse at 8:15am.  Faculty Line Up for the procession will begin at 8:40am. 

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Graduate Convocation, Villanova Stadium: 

  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Graduate Studies, faculty in their academic robes will not process but will be seated in a special faculty section on the field by 1:40 PM on Saturday, May 19.

 College of Engineering:

  • Engineering faculty should gather in academic attire at the Grotto by 9:15am on Saturday, May 19. 

 M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing:

  • Nursing faculty should report to the tennis courts near Driscoll Hall at 8:30am to line up in academic regalia on Saturday, May 19.

Baccalaureate Mass- Saturday, May 19

  • Location: Campus Green
  • Attire:  Academic Regalia requested
  • Time to Report: 3:30 pm, Mass at 4 pm
  • Where to Report: Walkway between St. Rita's and Alumni Halls to participate in procession
  • Weather Contingency: TBD

University Commencement Ceremony Video

Visit this link to view an archived webcast of the 2018 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 2019: May 17-18
Year 2020: May 15-16
Year 2021: May 14-15