Welcome

Congratulations, seniors! Sweet Briar’s 111th Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2020.

If you have questions about Commencement, please contact:

President’s Office
P | 434-381-6210
E | president@sbc.edu

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Champagne Toast and Photo with the President
Seniors only
4:30 p.m. | Sweet Briar House and Balcony

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Baccalaureate Rehearsal
Seniors only
10 a.m. | Memorial Chapel

Fancy Hat Brunch
Seniors only
11 a.m. | Hubbard House

Friday, May 15, 2020

Commencement Rehearsal
Seniors, December graduates and graduate students
10:30 a.m. | Upper Quad

Awards Ceremony for Class of 2020
1 p.m. | Babcock Auditorium, Murchison Lane Auditorium

Baccalaureate Service
Graduating students, family and friends of students, faculty, staff and visiting members of the Board of Directors
2 – 3 p.m. | Memorial Chapel

Phi Beta Kappa Initiation
3:30 p.m. | Cochran Library Browsing Room

President’s Reception
Graduating students, family and friends of students, faculty, staff and visiting members of the Board of Directors
4:30 – 6 p.m. | Sweet Briar House Lawn

Saturday, May 16, 2020

111th Commencement Ceremony
Graduating students, family and friends of students, faculty, staff and visiting members of the Board of Directors
10 – 11:30 a.m. | Upper Quad

Campus Community Picnic
Graduating students, family and friends of students, faculty, staff and visiting members of the Board of Directors
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Student Commons Courtyard

MAT Champagne Toast
By Invitation
1 p.m. | Elston Inn Lounge