May 5 - 6, 2017

ODU Spring Commencement

May 5 - 6, 2017
May 5, 2017 - (Fri)
3:00 pm
May 5, 2017 - (Fri)
7:30 pm
May 6, 2017 - (Sat)
9:00 am
May 6, 2017 - (Sat)
2:00 pm

Friday, May 5, 2017
3:00 p.m.
The College of Arts & Letters Undergraduate Ceremony

7:30 p.m.
Advanced Degree Ceremony (All master's and doctoral students from all colleges will attend this ceremony) *new ceremony

Saturday, May 6, 2017
9:00 a.m.
Darden College of Education and Strome College of Business Undergraduate Ceremonies

2:00 p.m.
Batten College of Engineering & Technology, College of Health Sciences, College of Sciences Undergraduate Ceremonies


All guests must have a ticket to enter the Constant Center. Tickets are only distributed to qualified graduating students. All children over the age of 3 requires a ticket. Children 2 years of age and younger are not required to have a ticket if they can sit in a parent's lap. (Full ticket policies for students)

If you do not have a guest ticket, auxilliary viewing is provided. Auxilliary viewing is located in the multipurpose room of the Ted Constant Convocation Center. Please follow the signage to the entrance on 43rd Street. Guests in auxilliary viewing will see the processional enter the building (it enters via the multipurpose room) and then view the remainder of the ceremony on-screen.


PARKING: Parking decks are located on the North and South sides of the building, as well as on the campus of Old Dominion University. General parking is free. For directions & parking information, click HERE.