Commencement 2014 : Processional Instructions

Time and place of formation

    Graduates, Bag Piper, Gonfalon and ROTC Color Guard, Mace Bearers, Grand Marshal

    10:00 a.m. - Fred B. Greear Gymnasium

    10:15 a.m. - Line up according to the seating instructions
                      Position of Tassel on Caps: Seniors wear on right side.
                      Move to left at end of Chancellor’s pronouncement conferring
                      your degree.

    11:00 a.m. - Processional begins

    Faculty

    10:15 a.m. - Chapel of All Faiths

                       Instructions provided by Faculty Marshals

    11:00 a.m. - Robed and ready to march behind students

    Cabinet, College Board, Platform Party

    10:30 a.m. - Cantrell Hall Banquet Room

    11:00 a.m. - Robed and ready to march behind faculty

Order of March

          Grand Marshal with College Mace
          Color Guard
          Bag Pipes
          Deputy Grand Marshall
          Gonfalon
          Poor Farm Society Mace
          Graduates
          Faculty
          Chancellor's Cabinet
          UVa-Wise College Board
          Platform Party

          Graduates: Will march according to their place on the list which the Registrar and Faculty Marshals will have. You will be seated in a reserved section in front of the stage.

         Faculty: Seated in a reserved section on the lawn, as directed by Marshals.

         College Board/Cabinet: Seated in reserved section on the lawn, as directed by Marshals.

         Platform Party: Seated on the stage.

Recessional

            Reverse order of march.