George Mason University
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George Mason University

Graduation and Commencement

CVPA Degree Celebration 2019

Thursday, May 16 at 1:30 p.m.
Center for the Arts Concert Hall

CVPA Graduation Celebration 2018

CVPA Degree Celebration Information

Guest tickets are not required for the Spring Graduation celebration. Seating is open and available on a general admission basis.

Doors will open one hour prior to the start of the ceremonies. It is advisable to arrive at that time.

Guest Parking

All parking lots on campus will be available for guest parking. Handicapped and special-assistance parking is available in front of the Center for the Arts. Covered parking is also available at Mason Pond Parking Deck.

See campus parking map.

See the latest information on campus construction.

 

Degree Celebration Details for Graduates

Degree Celebration participants must arrive no later than 12:45 p.m. on Thursday, May 16.

12:45 p.m. Graduates arrive in the outside plaza between Concert Hall and Buchanan Hall (formerly 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).
1:30 p.m.

Degree Celebration begins

3:00 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 or visit the bookstore online.

Additional Information for 2019 Graduates:

George Mason University Commencement 2019
Friday, May 17
10:00 a.m.
EagleBank Arena

Guest tickets are not required for the Spring Graduation ceremonies. Seating is open and available on a general admission basis. Doors will open one hour prior to the start of the ceremonies. It is advisable to arrive at that time.

If Eaglebank Arena reaches capacity, the overflow viewing area will be in the Concert Hall on Mason Pond Drive, across Patriot Circle from the arena. Shuttles will be available at the South Entrance to transport anyone needing assistance to the Concert Hall.

Guest Parking

All parking lots on campus will be available for guest parking. Handicapped and special-assistance parking is available in Lot A, adjacent to the EagleBank Arena, South Entrance.

See campus parking map.

See the latest information on campus construction.

For further information, please visit the following links:

Spring 2019 Graduation

Office of the University Registrar

Website: cvpa.gmu.edu

Twitter: @CVPAatMason

Facebook: facebook.com/cvpaatmason

CVPA Graduation Celebration 2018
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