Faculty Information

Commencement Weekend Information

Review the Commencement Weekend Schedule of Events so that you will be fully briefed on commencement activities.

Parking & Shuttle

With 10,000 guests on campus, parking will be at a premium! Faculty may park in any available university parking lot and are also welcome to use the Commencement Shuttle.


Faculty will convene behind the Information and Guest Assistance Center (see commencement campus & shuttle map [PDF]) at 9:30 a.m. to form the faculty processional.

Academic Regalia

Faculty who wish to rent academic regalia for commencement may do so through the Radford University Bookstore. Rentals must be prepaid and orders must be placed by April 28 and regalia are due back to the Bookstore no later than Monday, May 15 at 5 p.m. The bookstore will be open from 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. on the day of commencement so you may pick up and return the regalia that day for your convenience.

Spring Semester Grades

Spring Semester grades are due by Monday, May 8 at 10 a.m.