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Graduation and Commencement

CVPA Degree Celebration 2017 (formerly Convocation)

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
Center for the Arts Concert Hall


CVPA graduates

Watch the Celebration live!

CVPA Degree Celebration Ticket Information

March 7 – April 18, 2017 (as of May 3, 2017 all tickets have been reserved)

Each graduate may request up to (6) tickets for guests. Doctoral graduates may request up to 8 tickets. (Graduating students do not need a ticket.)

Update: As all tickets have now been reserved, guests without tickets will be directed to the stand-by line outside of the venue. Guests in the stand-by line will be seated if seats are available after the graduates are seated for the ceremony. 

CVPA Degree Celebration is a General Admission event (no assigned seating). General Admission tickets cannot be reprinted. Do not lose your tickets.

April 18 – May 19, 2017 (as of May 3, 2017 all tickets have been reserved)

Graduates may request additional tickets in person with their Mason ID at the Center for the Arts Ticket Office on the Fairfax Campus.

Update: As all tickets have now been reserved, guests without tickets will be directed to the stand-by line outside of the venue. Guests in the stand-by line will be seated if seats are available after the graduates are seated for the ceremony. 

Ticket limits will be based on availability. Please request only what you need.

Degree Celebration Details for Graduates

Degree Celebration participants must arrive no later than 2:15 p.m. on Friday, May 19.

2:15p.m. Graduates arrive in the outside plaza between Concert Hall and Mason Hall for sign-in, instructions, and lineup. In case of inclement weather, please report to the 1st floor of the Performing Arts Building, Room A105 (TheaterSpace).
3:00 p.m.

Degree Celebration begins

4:30 p.m. Degree Celebration ends

Graduates must wear caps and gowns for the Degree Celebration. For more information about caps and gowns, please contact the University Bookstore at (703) 993-2666.

Additional Information for 2017 Graduates:

George Mason University Commencement 2017
Saturday, May 20
10:00 a.m.
EagleBank Arena

For further information, please visit the following links:

http://registrar.gmu.edu/graduation/index.html

http://events.gmu.edu/commencement/spring-commencement/

Website: cvpa.gmu.edu

Twitter: @CVPAatMason

Facebook: facebook.com/cvpaatmason

 

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