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Auburn Campus Commencement

Date: May 9, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Auburn Arena

Graduation will take place at Auburn Arena. The Arena is located on Auburn University’s Campus in Auburn, AL.  Arena parking is located next to the facility.  Attendance is required for all graduates.

Auburn Arena
250 Beard-Eaves Court
Auburn, AL 36849

Auditorium parking is located behind the facility.

Hotel Accomodations with Special Rates:

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All students are asked to complete the order form below to receive graduation announcements and your personalized graduation gift. If you are ordering extra announcements, payment by credit card can be made online.

We will provide, free of charge, to all graduating students:

  • Graduation Announcements: Fifteen (15) announcements and Fifteen (15) envelopes
  • Name Cards: Twenty-five (25) personalized name cards to include in announcements
  • Notecards: Twenty-five (25) blank note cards and twenty-five (25) envelopes (can be used to write personal notes to go along with your announcements or keep them for thank you notes)
  • Military Promotion Ceremony Announcements:Fifteen (15) announcements and fifteen (15) envelopes for each HPSP recipient


Wednesday, May 6

Graduation Check In
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Students participating in military ceremony, and the *first two assigned groups must complete check-in on Wednesday, anyone else is voluntary but must notify registrar ahead of time.

*more information about group assignments to follow

Thursday, May 7

Graduation Check In
8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

All students not assigned to check-in on Wednesday must complete check-in on Thursday

Military Ceremony Rehearsal
12:30 p.m.
The Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center Auditorium
Mandatory for HPSP graduates

Mandatory Commencement Rehearsal and Class Photo
2 p.m. (Regalia needed)
Lecture Hall 1
Mandatory for all Class of 2020 graduates

Mandatory In-Person Exit Counseling Session For All Graduates Regarding Financial Aid
3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Lecture Hall 1

Friday, May 8

Military Promotion Ceremony
10:00 a.m. (military graduates arrive at 9:15 a.m.)
The Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center

Graduation Banquet
6 p.m.
The Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center
The Banquet is a celebration dinner and College awards presentation with seating for graduates and members of their immediate family (or significant others).  More information to follow.

Saturday, May 9

Graduation Ceremony
1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. (graduates and family hooders arrive at 11:30 p.m., faculty arrive at 12 p.m.)
Auburn Arena – Auburn University
The Arena is located on Auburn University’s Campus.  Arena parking is located at the facility.  Attendance is required for all graduates.

Graduation Reception
Immediately Following Graduation Ceremony
Located on the VCOM grounds
Food and fun for entire family

Diploma pick up at VCOM – Auburn Campus
3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Lecture Hall 1 and 2

  • Split Alphabetically


Each graduate will receive two copies of their diploma. You may choose to get both framed and may do so in any combination of options listed below.

To Order

  • Fill out the ► Online order form
  • Submit full payment by cash or check to VCOM Student Services, 910 South Donahue Drive Auburn, AL 36832
  • Make checks payable to “VCOM” with the subject line as “Frame Option(s)__ for (Student Name)”              

Order deadline: April 17, 2020
Payment deadline: April 24, 2020

Exceptional Quality Framing

Cameragraphics is a local business in Auburn, Alabama. With over 40 years experience they are well known for their work with many businesses around town including Auburn University. Highlights of this service include:

  • Solid Wood Frames
  • Conservation UV Protective Glass
  • Acid-Free Materials
  • Dust Cover on Back with Hanger
  • VCOM Medal
  • Drawing Print of VCOM
  • Framed Diploma(s) will be completed with diploma inserted and picked up graduation weekend after regalia is returned

Class of 2020 Framing Options

Option 1:  $150.00

Mahogany Frame
VCOM Auburn Black and White Drawing
Navy Suede Mat Top/ Orange Mat Underneath

Option 2: $105.00

Mahogany Frame
Navy Suede Mat Top/ Orange Mat Underneath