University and Engineering School Celebrations

On May 21, 2021, the University of Virginia School of Engineering celebrated the outstanding accomplishments of the Class of 2021.

UVA Final Exercises Class of 2021

Archive of the live stream of the procession and the Scott Stadium ceremony.

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Six graduating fourth-year students have earned the 2021 School of Engineering Outstanding Student Award, among the School's highest student honors.

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UVA Engineering Dean Craig H. Benson

"Congratulations UVA Engineering Class of 2021! You have learned not just the technical skills necessary to earn your degrees.You have embraced the core values of our School and University. You are prepared to be innovative leaders who adhere to the highest ethical standards while you collaborate with others to create and share knowledge, solve problems, and design a just and courageous future.You understand the value of your excellent education, and the responsibility you now hold to make the world a better place. Your achievements are remarkable, and we are very proud. "

UVA Engineering Dean Craig H. Benson

What Makes an Engineer a Professional? 

A message from Bernard Carlson, the Joseph L. Vaughan Professor and chair of the Department of Engineering and Society

Message to the Class of 2021

W. Bernard Carlson, the Joseph L. Vaughan Professor and chair of the Department of Engineering and Society, addresses what makes an engineer a professional.

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