Finals Weekend 2015 Announcements
On-Grounds Graduation Housing
Graduating students: act now to reserve on-Grounds housing for your guests during Finals Weekend. Guests will stay in the new dorms located in Alderman Road Residence Area. These air-conditioned hall-style accommodations include a shared common area and bathrooms (gender specific). Reservations must be made by the graduating student. For more information, please contact Conference Services at 434-924-4479 or visit their Graduation Housing page.
Sign Up For Finals Weekend Text Messages
The University has set up a new service, uNotify, exclusively for Finals Weekend. By signing up, you will receive text messages notifying you of important Finals Weekend information, including updates and changes to the weekend's schedule. To subscribe to this service, text the word "uvagrad" to 79516. You will receive a confirmation message shortly after signing up. At the conclusion of Finals Weekend, you will be automatically unsubscribed from the service.
Please note: this service is different from UVa Alerts, the text messaging system that notifies registered users of imminent threats or hazards facing the University population.
- Tips for Graduates and Guests
- Finals Weekend Web Brochure: Print out this handy summary and bring it with you
- School/Department Graduation Ceremony Contacts
- On-Grounds Graduation Housing
- 24 Hours on the Lawn in 24 Seconds: Web cam look at the Finals ceremony on the Lawn
- Traditions: Brief history of the Finals and Fall Convocation traditions
- Archives of Final Exercises: View archive files from 2001 to 2014
- Results of the Final Exercises Student Survey
- University Registrar
- Class of 2015 Website