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Now is the time to set up a meeting with your advisor. To schedule an appointment, log into myVCU and click “advising appointment” under “General Resources.”
Spring registration instructions
Undergraduate students register in accordance with earned hours. To determine your registration time, log into eServices and locate your earned hours on your undergraduate transcript where it says ”Transcript Totals (Undergraduate) Earned Hours/Overall.”
Registration begins at 8 a.m. on each date.
Undergraduate spring registration dates based on earned hours
|91 - 105||Nov. 10|
|76 - 90||Nov. 14|
|61 - 75||Nov. 15|
|46 - 60||Nov. 17|
|31 - 45||Nov. 21|
|15 - 30||Nov. 28|
|0 - 14||Nov. 30|
Other spring registration dates
|Honors students||Nov. 1|
|Graduate students and certificate seekers||Nov. 7|
The online Schedule Planner can be a big help when figuring out your schedule. To use it, log into eServices, click the “Student” tab, then “Registration,” then “Schedule Planner.”
Fall 2016 exam schedule, Monroe Park Campus
Exam dates and times depend on when your class meets. Find your regular class time period inside the chart below to determine when your exam will take place.
|Exam dates||Exam times|
|8-10:50 a.m.||1-3:50 p.m.||4-6:50 p.m.|
|Monday, Dec. 12||11-11:50 a.m. MWF||2-2:50 p.m. MWF 2-3:15 p.m. MW||4-6:40 p.m. M 4-5:15 p.m. MW|
|Tuesday, Dec. 13||9:30-10:45 a.m. TR||2-3:15 p.m. TR||4-6:40 p.m. T 4-5:15 p.m. TR|
|Wednesday, Dec. 14||9-9:50 a.m. MWF||12-12:50 p.m. MWF||4-6:40 p.m. W 5:30-6:45 p.m. MW|
|Thursday, Dec. 15||11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. TR||12:30-1:45 p.m. TR||4-6:40 p.m. R 5:30-6:45 p.m. TR|
|Friday, Dec. 16||10-10:50 a.m. MWF||1-1:50 p.m. MWF||4-6:40 p.m. F|
|Monday, Dec. 19||8-8:50 a.m. MWF||3-3:50 p.m. MWF 3:30-4:45 p.m. MW|
|Tuesday, Dec. 20||8-9:15 a.m. TR||3:30-4:45 p.m. TR|
|Monday, Dec. 12||11-11:50 a.m. MWF|
|Tuesday, Dec. 13||9:30-10:45 a.m. TR|
|Wednesday, Dec. 14||9-9:50 a.m. MWF|
|Thursday, Dec. 15||11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. TR|
|Friday, Dec. 16||10-10:50 a.m. MWF|
|Monday, Dec. 19||8-8:50 a.m. MWF|
|Tuesday, Dec. 20||8-9:15 a.m. TR|
|Monday, Dec. 12||2-2:50 p.m. MWF 2-3:15 p.m. MW|
|Tuesday, Dec. 13||2-3:15 p.m. TR|
|Wednesday, Dec. 14||12-12:50 p.m. MWF|
|Thursday, Dec. 15||12:30-1:45 p.m. TR|
|Friday, Dec. 16||1-1:50 p.m. MWF|
|Monday, Dec. 19||3-3:50 p.m. MWF 3:30-4:45 p.m. MW|
|Tuesday, Dec. 20||3:30-4:45 p.m. TR|
|Monday, Dec. 12||4-6:40 p.m. M 4-5:15 p.m. MW|
|Tuesday, Dec. 13||4-6:40 p.m. T 4-5:15 p.m. TR|
|Wednesday, Dec. 14||4-6:40 p.m. W 5:30-6:45 p.m. MW|
|Thursday, Dec. 15||4-6:40 p.m. R 5:30-6:45 p.m. TR|
|Friday, Dec. 16||4-6:40 p.m. F|
For classes that meet on weekends or that meet 7-9:40 p.m. during the week, exams will take place at the scheduled class period in regular meeting rooms during the week of Dec. 12-18. For off-campus classes and classes that are not listed, contact your instructor.
Other important dates
Last day of classes for fall semester (both campuses)
Final grades due at noon
Dec. 23-Jan. 2
Spring semester classes begin
December Commencement will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in the E.J. Wade Arena at the Stuart C. Siegel Center.
All candidates should plan to arrive by 9 a.m., using the Harrison Street entrance.
View the graduation flier [PDF] for tips on what to do and where to go the day of commencement.
Caps and gowns
Students participating in the ceremony must wear caps, gowns and hoods, which are available for purchase from the Barnes & Noble @ VCU on the Monroe Park and MCV campuses. You may also order your regalia online at oakhalli.com/college/vcu.
The Siegel Center doors will be opened for guests at 9 a.m. Tickets are not required and there is no reserved seating. Note that tickets may be required for departmental ceremonies; please check with your department.
The Siegel Center strictly prohibits certain items including alcohol, backpacks and outside food. View a full list of prohibited items.
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