2022 Commencement Ceremony

Congratulations to Reynolds 2022 Graduates!

Reynolds 2022 Commencement Ceremony was held Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at the VCU Siegel Center. If you missed the pomp and circumstance, use the links below to view the ceremony, slideshow, photos, grad interview video and the pre-ceremony video.

Grads please note: Within two weeks following the graduation ceremony you will receive proofs from the photographer who took pictures as you crossed the stage. If you don't receive proofs, or have questions, please email info@photospecialities.com, or call Photo Specialities at 919-967-9576.

VIEW THE CEREMONY LIVESTREAM.

view THE CEREMONY PROGRAM.

view THE PRE-CEREMONY SLIDESHOW.

view PHOTOS TAKEN DURING THE CEREMONY.

VIEW PHOTOS TAKEN BEFORE AND AFTER THE CEREMONY.

VIEW A VIDEO INTERVIEW WITH GRADS.

Graduation Guidelines

A curricular student eligible for graduation is required to complete and submit the online application for graduation for each degree, certificate or career studies certificate program by the deadline for that semester or term. Students applying from more than one plan shall include all plans on the application. If a student files for graduation, but does not graduate, the student must reapply for a later graduation date. Students may graduate after fall, spring or summer terms.

To be awarded a degree or certificate, students must complete all program requirements as specified in their catalog with a minimum of 25% of credits earned at Reynolds.

  • Students must earn a grade point average of at least 2.000 in the curriculum.
  • Students must submit all documentation of training, education, or tests from organizations outside of Reynolds to the Office of the Registrar Office by the last day of classes in the final semester. All Reynolds courses must also be completed by the last day of classes in the final semester. Incomplete grades must also be completed by the last day of classes to be used for graduation. The School Dean for the curriculum must recommend the student for graduation, and the Registrar must certify completion of all graduation requirements.
  • The student must resolve all financial obligations with Reynolds and must return all library and college materials.

Graduation Honors

Students who have fulfilled the requirements for an AA, AS, AAS degree or a certificate program are eligible for graduation honors (students completing career studies certificates are ineligible for graduation honors). The honors based upon scholastic achievement are as follows:

Graduating GPA cumulative
3.200 Cum laude (with honor)
3.500 Magna cum laude (with high honor)
3.800 Summa cum laude (with highest honor)

Applying for Summer 2022 Graduation

Students must complete the graduation application online through the Student Information System. The online application makes for a more efficient graduation process while ensuring accuracy of information for diplomas and graduation correspondence. The summer application deadline is June 30, 2022.

How to apply (Graduation Application Tutorial video)