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Graduation 2014

Information about Graduation

This is always a wonderful time for the Virginia Intermont campus community as our seniors look ahead with great anticipation to completing their studies and becoming college graduates. To help prepare for this exciting time, we have provided important information below:



Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time Event Location
4:00 p.m. Commencement Rehearsal Kegley Auditorium, Harrison-Jones Memorial Hall

7:30 p.m. Lineup for Baccalaureate Harrison-Jones Memorial Hall Lobby

8:00 p.m. Baccalaureate Ceremony Kegley Auditorium, Harrison-Jones Memorial Hall
Baccalaureate is a religious ceremony honoring our graduates. Following Baccalaureate on Saturday night will be the traditional Torchlight Ceremony, which will be held on the grounds. Caps and gowns should be worn for Baccalaureate.
Immediately Following
Baccalaureate Ceremony
Torchlight Ceremony Starts in front of Admin Hall. Ends in Quad.

Sunday, May 4, 2014
2:15 p.m. Lineup for Commencement Harrison-Jones Memorial Hall Lobby

3:00 p.m. Commencement * Harrison-Jones Memorial Hall
* Please note that Commencement is a ticketed event. Seating is limited and tickets of admission will be required for the 3:00 p.m. Commencement ceremony. For more information about tickets please contact the Dean of Student Life, Robert Minton, at (276) 466-7157.


The attire to be worn with your cap and gown for both Baccalaureate and Commencement is black skirt, black dress or black pants with appropriate blouse for women, and a shirt and tie with black or navy pants for men. This is a weekend you will want to remember for the rest of your life, so it is important to dress appropriately.