CS Graduation 2022

2022 Graduation Information

  • When and Where

    The B.A. Computer Science graduation ceremony will be held on Sat. May 21, 2022 in Memorial Gymnasium at 12:30 pm and last ~45 minutes. This is the same location for Fair, Inclement, and Severe weather. 

    The B.S., Master's, and P.h.D. Degree Computer Science graduation ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 22, 2022 in the Aquatics and Fitness Center at 1:00 pm and last approximately one and a half hours. This is the same location for Fair, Inclement, and Severe weather. 

  • Information for CS students on Graduation Day

    CS Students - On Graduation Day:

    1. Please arrive at your graduation location at least 30 to 45 minutes early if possible.
    2. Check in at the desk when arriving at your graduation location to pick up your name card. You will need this when you walk across the stage to hand to the Name Reader. 
    3. Seats are not assigned, so you can sit anywhere in the designated student area.
    4. Faculty Marshals will be on hand to direct you or answer any questions you may have. 
    5. Once the ceremony begins and it is time to process towards the stage, the Faculty Marshals will direct each row one at a time to stand up and walk in a line to the stage. When it is your turn to walk across the stage, you will hand your namecard to the Name Reader and stand at the mark facing the audience while your name is read and then, exit across the stage and return to your seat. 
  • More details from the Major Events Website

  • CS Diploma Ceremony Ticket Information

    As you and your families have been informed, attendance at the Engineering diploma ceremonies will be limited to six (6) guests for each graduate because of safety concerns and capacity limits enforced by the Fire Marshal at the various locations.  All guests will be required to present tickets to gain entry to the sites.  If there is extra space after those with tickets have been admitted, then guests without tickets will be welcome to enter the sites.  To collect your tickets, please come to the CS Administrative front desk at 527 Rice Hall and be sure to bring your UVA ID. 


    For information regarding the University Lawn Ceremony including tickets and cap/gown information, please visit the Major Events web site:  https://majorevents.virginia.edu/finals. Tickets for the Lawn ceremony are separate from the diploma ceremonies!