Finals Weekend 2017

Finals Weekend Important Notice

The information on this page is for Finals Weekend 2017. Please check back soon for information regarding Finals Weekend 2018, May 18-20.

Maps & Diagrams

Below are various maps and diagrams for Finals Weekend.

Friday, May 19, 2017

This diagram shows the entrance locations for guests attending Valedictory Exercises.  It also indicates the locations of information booths, concession stands, and restrooms.

Please note: Everyone attending the ceremony will be subject to security screening and bag check before entering the Lawn. 

This map shows the locations of shuttle bus stops throughout Central Grounds, West Grounds, and North Grounds.

This diagram shows an overview of the seating areas in John Paul Jones Arena if Valedicatory Exercises is moved due to inclement weather.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

This map shows the locations of the accessibility shuttle bus stops throughout Central Grounds, West Grounds, and North Grounds.

This map shows the locations of shuttle bus stops and nearby school/department ceremony locations throughout Central Grounds, West Grounds, and North Grounds. Buses will stop at the school/department ceremony locations after Final Exercises, not prior to the morning ceremony.

  • Degree Candidate Assembly Area and Academic Procession- College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (Click to View Diagram)

This diagram shows where the degree candidates will assemble for the Academic Procession. It also shows the order of the Academic Procession.

This diagram shows where the degree candidates will be seated after the Academic Procession.

This diagram shows the locations of entrances for guests attending Final Exercises on the Lawn.  It also indicates the locations of guests services throughout Central Grounds, including information booths, concession stands, and restrooms.

Please note: Everyone attending the ceremony will be subject to security screening and bag check before entering the Lawn.

This map shows the locations of the various school/department ceremonies across Grounds.

This diagram shows an overview of the seating areas in John Paul Jones Arena if Final Exercises is moved due to severe weather.

This diagram shows the graduate seating area for on the floor level of John Paul Jones Arena.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

This map shows the locations of the accessibility shuttle bus stops throughout Central Grounds, West Grounds, and North Grounds.

This map shows the locations of shuttle bus stops and nearby school/department ceremony locations throughout Central Grounds, West Grounds, and North Grounds. Buses will stop at the school/department ceremony locations after Final Exercises, not prior to the morning ceremony.

  • Degree Candidate Assembly Area and Academic Procession- All Schools (except the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences) (Click to View Diagram)

This diagram shows where the degree candidates will assemble for the Academic Procession. It also shows the order of the Academic Procession. This animation will give you a better understanding of how the procession unfolds.

  • Degree Candidate Seating Area- All Schools (except the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences) (Click to View Diagram)

This diagram shows where the degree candidates will be seated after the Academic Procession.

This diagram shows the locations of entrances for guests attending Final Exercises on the Lawn.  It also indicates the locations of guests services throughout Central Grounds, including information booths, concession stands, and restrooms.

Please note: Everyone attending the ceremony will be subject to security screening and bag check before entering the Lawn.

This map shows the locations of the various school/department ceremonies across Grounds.

This diagram shows an overview of the seating areas in John Paul Jones Arena if Final Exercises is moved due to severe weather.

This diagram shows the graduate seating area for on the floor level of John Paul Jones Arena.