Commencement Ceremony: December 2022

FAQs and Important Information

VWU Global Campus Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, December 17
10:00 a.m.
Brock Theatre, Goode Fine and Performing Arts Center
Virginia Wesleyan University
5817 Wesleyan Dr., Virginia Beach, Virginia 23455
Campus Map/Parking
Commencement Program

Commencement Speaker
Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, Representative for Virginia's 3rd Congressional District 

Livestream Information
The Commencement Ceremony will be livestreamed on the VWU Digital Broadcasting Network.

Commencement Announcements
Graduate announcements may be purchased through the University Store website. The University Store in Batten Plaza will be open on Commencement Day. VWU diploma frames, apparel, and other University memorabilia will be available for purchase.

Graduation Cap and Gown and Commencement Fee
Students participating in the Commencement Ceremony must submit their Graduation Cap and Gown and Commencement Fee (which includes the cost of ceremony regalia) by October 31. Graduates are also able to purchase the "2022 Alumni Cord" as a contribution to the Senior Class Gift. 

Photography and Video
GradImages provides photographs of each graduate who crosses the dais during Commencement. Photos may be purchased at Questions can be addressed to 800.261.2576, online at, or email There is no obligation to purchase photos. Candid photography will also be available for download on the University Flickr page. An archived video of the ceremony will be available through the VWU Digital Broadcasting Network.

FAQs and Important Information