Grad Week Fall 2023

Schedule of events

Dec. 4: Grad Bash

Celebrate with VCU Alumni as you begin your journey into alumnihood. Students graduating in December receive a complimentary ticket, which includes food and one drink coupon.

When: 6-8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4
Where: University Student Commons, Commonwealth Ballrooms
Cost: Free for graduating students; $10 for nongraduating students and non-VCU guests.

Dec. 5: Ring Ceremony

Ring recipients and their families are invited to celebrate the class ring tradition. Light refreshments.

When: 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5; doors open at 5 p.m.
Where: University Student Commons, Commonwealth Ballrooms
Cost: Free

Dec. 6: Grad pics

Get your professional portrait snapped at an iconic campus location, including the Ram Horns and Shafer Court V-C-U letters.

Five-minute slots per grad; each grad will receive two photos. We will contact registrants to schedule their appointment.

When: 2-5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6
Where: University Student Commons, Commons Plaza
Cost: Free

Questions? Contact Sarah Ramkey, assistant director, student and alumni programs, at

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