Fall 2017 Commencement

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Congratulations to the Class of 2017!

FVSU Raised diploma

FVSU Fall 2017 Commencement
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Health and Physical Education (HPE) Complex
FVSU Main Campus
1005 State University Drive, Fort Valley, GA 31030

Guests are asked to be seated by: 9:00 a.m.
Processional: 9:15 a.m.
Commencement Ceremony: 9:30 a.m.

View the ceremony live: https://www.fvsu.edu/fall-2017-commencement/commencement-live-stream/



Commencement at FVSU isn’t an ending, it is a beginning. Join the FVSU family as we celebrate a milestone in the career and character advancement of our students, when they successfully create the FVSU curricular regimen in a wide variety of fields and step forward to be leaders in the workplace or graduate school.

Tickets are required to attend this event. Tickets are distributed to graduates who may give tickets to family and friends at their discretion. Those on campus without tickets may view a live broadcast of the event in the C.W. Pettigrew Center auditorium.

FVSU will also provide a livestream broadcast of the event for those unable to attend.

Emily Dickens
Emily Dickens

The Commencement speaker will be Emily Dickens, J.D., Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Relationship Officer for the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TCMF). Ms. Dickens leads strategic direction in board of director relations, policy and advocacy, member-school administration relations, and legal affairs. TMCF is the nation’s largest organization exclusively representing the black college community. The organization has awarded more than $250 million in assistance to students and member-schools.

Read more about the speaker here.