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Washington, D.C., Metro Area Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Information for Spring 2020

The May 2020 commencement ceremony for Virginia Tech graduates at all degree levels and at all campus locations will be held online for viewing at 6:30pm EST on Friday, May 15th.  The ceremony will be available from the vt.edu homepage.  More information about this event can be found on the University Commencement page.

An additional online event for DC area graduates will be held on Sunday May 17 at 1:00 pm EST.  The event will feature some of our regional traditions, such as a slideshow of events over the past year and remarks from staff, students, and faculty. This event will be accessible from the NVC home page, and also through these direct links:

Youtube: Watch our video here.

video.vt.edu: Watch our video here.
The video.vt.edu link may require you to login using your PID.

For additional information, please refer to this information sheetUpdated 5/14/2020

All spring 2020 graduates will be invited to participate in formal commencement ceremonies in December 2020 or May 2021. Details are still being worked out and more information will be shared soon.

Commencement FAQs:  https://vt.edu/commencement/2020/faqs.html