Sociology Degree Ceremony 2020

The UVa Sociology Department wishes to honor its graduating students with a Degree Ceremony which will be held at 12:00 PM on Saturday, May 16, 2020 in Old Cabell Hall Auditorium. 

Each degree candidate will be allocated guest tickets for the ceremony. The tickets are strictly for guests of degree candidates. 

Degree candidates will not need a ticket and will have assigned seating, while guest seating is general admission. 

Ticket pickup times at Randall Hall Room 104 for Sociology Degree Candidates: 
Monday, April 27th through Friday, May 1st between 9-11 AM and 1:30-4 PM

Degree candidates and their guests should plan to arrive at Old Cabell Hall Auditorium between 11:30 AM - 11:45 AM. 

Doors will close promptly at 12:00 PM for the ceremony to begin. The ceremony will last approximately 1 hour and a short reception will follow in the lobby of Old Cabell Hall. Please turn off all cell phones upon entering the auditorium. Flash photography and recording will be permitted. Please enter and exit through the front side doors of Old Cabell Hall at the ramp. The center doors will be closed due to other ongoing degree ceremonies on the Lawn. 

If you earned your degree in Summer or Fall 2019, please contact the Joyce Holleran ( if you wish to participate in the Spring ceremony. 

Further Information on Final Exercises 2020

Event Location:    Old Cabell Hall Auditorium

Date of event:       Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 12:00 PM