Hampton University Graduation


Hampton University
154th Commencement Ceremony

May 12, 2024

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The Commencement ceremonies will premiere May 14, 2023 at 10AM.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Graduation Information

March 1Jostens accepting online orders for academic regalia
March 15May 2024 Graduation Application Deadline
April 1Deadline for All Direct Subsidized and Unsubsidized Student Loan Exit Counseling for May 2024, Candidates for Graduation. All Exit Loan counseling is conducted online. You can complete this process April 1-15 at https://studentaid.gov
April 1-12Perkins Loan recipients must complete exit loan counseling by these dates
April 3Deadline for All Account Balances and Student Fees to Be Paid
April 4Deadline to Order Academic Regalia
April 15Deadline to Order Parent Certificates and Senior Banquet Tickets
April 24End of Classes for Candidates for Graduation
April 25Reading Day for Candidates for Graduation
April 26 - May 1Final Examinations for Candidates for Graduation
May 7-9Posting of List of Approved Graduates (August & December 2023 & May 2024)
May 7-9Posting of List of Approved Provisional Candidates (August & December 2024)
May 8-10* Distribution of Commencement Admission Tickets (August & December 2023 & May 2024)
May 8-10*Distribution of Senior Banquet Tickets (August & December 2023 & May 2024)
May 8-10*Distribution of Academic/Financial Clearance Cards (August & December 2023 & May 2024)
May 10Commencement Rehearsal (9:00 a.m. to 12 noon)
May 10Senior Banquet (Convocation Center, 6:00 pm)
May 12Ceremony begins at 10:00 am. You must have a Financial Clearance Card.
Please Note:

In an effort to ensure the health and safety of all participants and attendees, proof of the COVID-19 vaccination will be required for graduates and all attendees.  Only fully vaccinated individuals may attend. The vaccination requirement includes children. If a child is not of vaccination age, he or she may not attend.

Countdown to Graduation




Commencement Ceremony
Sunday, May 8, 2022
10:00 am
Armstrong Stadium
Awarding of the Degrees Ceremonies
(Immediately following Recessional)
School of Engineering and Technology*
Armstrong Hall


Hampton University Online
Graduate College*
Student Center Ballroom


Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications*
University Chapel


School of Pharmacy*
McGrew Towers


School of Nursing
School of Science*
Ogden Hall


School of Liberal Arts and Education*
Convocation Center


James T. George School of Business*
Holland Hall


*Face Masks, Admission Tickets and Government issued ID are required.