Schedule of Events

Commencement is filled with activities, events, and ceremonies to recognize the accomplishments of Radford University's graduates and to celebrate with their friends, families and others in the Radford University community.

Friday, May 4

Time Event Location
Noon - 3 p.m. DPT White Coat and Pinning Ceremony
(Students may bring up to five guests each.)
Muse Hall Banquet Room
1 - 3:30 p.m. School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall
5 - 7 p.m. College of Graduate Studies & Research Hooding and Commencement Ceremony
Contact: Teri Hills, thills2@radford.edu or 540-831-6344
Dedmon Center
7:30 - 9 p.m. Multicultural Congratulatory Ceremony (formerly Donning of the Kente)
Contact: Center for Diversity and Inclusion, diverse@radford.edu
or 540-831-5765
Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall

Saturday, May 5

Time Event Location
11 a.m. Commencement Ceremony Moffett Lawn