July 25, 2011
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Thressea Boyd
Director of Communications

VSU Hosts Summer Commencement

 

VALDOSTA -- Valdosta State University will host summer commencement ceremonies on Friday, July 29 and Saturday, July 30. Approximately 600 students have applied to graduate this semester.

The commencement ceremony for students receiving a master’s, specialist or doctoral degree will take place at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 29. On Saturday, July 30, the undergraduate ceremony will begin at 10 a.m.
Graduates are asked to wear academic regalia and dark shoes and accessories. They should also arrive one hour prior to the ceremony and proceed upstairs to the mezzanine. Receptions will follow both ceremonies.

All commencement ceremonies will be held in the P.E. Complex, located on Baytree Road. Graduates are required to arrive one hour prior to the ceremony. Additional information about the commencement schedules, directions and seating may be found at www.valdosta.edu/commencement/ or by calling Event Services at 229-333-5998.