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Events Hosted by Individual Schools

 

Commencement

College of Arts and Science

  • Wednesday 10:00 am. - 4:00 pm. — E. Bronson Ingram Studio Art Center, Space 204 gallery
    • Senior Exhibition, Department of Art
  • Thursday 10:00 am. - 4:00 pm. — E. Bronson Ingram Studio Art Center, Space 204 gallery
    • Senior Exhibition, Department of Art
  • Thursday 4:30 - 6:00 pm. — Student Life Center, Commodore Ballroom
    • Phi Beta Kappa Initiation Ceremony

Blair School of Music

  • Thursday 3:00 pm. — Turner Recital Hall
    • Senior Recognition Ceremony
    • Reception following for graduates and their families in Turner Lobby
  • Thursday 5:00 pm. — Turner Recital Hall
    • Senior Showcase
  • Friday 7:00 am. — Ingram Lobby, Blair School
    • Continental Breakfast for Blair degree candidates and their guests

Divinity School

  • Thursday 5:30 pm. — Benton Chapel
    • Celebration service
  • Friday 10:30 am. — Benton Chapel
    • Diploma ceremony
    • Reception following

School of Engineering

  • Thursday 4:00 pm. — University Club
    • Awards Ceremony for award recipients and their guests
  • Friday 11:00 am. — Magnolia Circle Lawn
    • Master’s Program — Diploma Ceremony
    • Reception following

Graduate School

  • Friday 11:00 am. — Magnolia Circle Lawn
    • Diploma Ceremony
    • Reception following

Law School

  • Thursday 2:00 - 3:00 pm.  Law School
    • Law and Business Program Reception 
  • Thursday 3:00 - 4:30 pm. — Law School
    • Open House for degree candidates and their guests
  • Friday 10:30 am. — Curry Field
    • Diploma Ceremony
    • Reception following

School of Medicine

  • Thursday 4:00 - 5:30 pm. — Langford Auditorium
    • School of Medicine MD Program Class Day
    • Reception following in the North Lobby of Light Hall
  • Friday 11:30 am. — Langford Auditorium
    • School of Medicine Program of Recognition — Diploma Awarding
    • Strawberries and Champagne – Light Hall Plaza

School of Nursing

  • Thursday 4:00 pm. — Wightman Chapel, Scarritt-Bennett Center
    • Pinning Ceremony for May 2016 Degree (MSN and DNP) Candidates
  • Thursday 5:00 pm. — Godchaux Hall, Living Room
    • Reception for all degree candidates and their guests
  • Friday 11:00 am. — Branscomb Quadrangle
    • Investiture of the Academic Hood and Diploma Ceremony
    • Reception following

Owen Graduate School of Management

  • Thursday 3:00 - 4:30 pm. — Management Hall
    • Reception for degree candidates and guests
  • Friday 11:00 am. — Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center
    • Diploma Ceremony
    • Graduation Celebration at Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center following Ceremony

Peabody College of Education and Human Development

  • Thursday 4:00 - 5:00 pm. — Wyatt Center Rotunda and Lobby
    • Awards Ceremony for award recipients and their guests
    • Reception following
  • Friday 11:00 am. — Wyatt Center Lawn
    • Diploma Ceremony
    • Reception following