Watch the Class of 2023 graduate May 12

The school celebrated just over 400 Ph.D., M.S.W. and B.S.W. graduates eligible to receive their degrees.


Spring 2023 Commencement

The School of Social Work's Spring 2023 Commencement ceremony was held Friday, May 12, at the Siegel Center. We celebrated our Bachelor of Social Work, Master of Social Work and Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work graduates.

VCU held the university-wide Spring 2023 Commencement ceremony Saturday, May 13, at the Greater Richmond Convention CenterMore details

Spring ceremony details

Check back for updated information for our Dec. 8 ceremony.

Pronunciation guide

All B.S.W. and M.S.W. August and December 2023 graduates who intend to participate in the School of Social Work’s Commencement ceremony Dec. 8 should fill out the pronunciation guide form.


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More information

Graduates who need assistance with their curriculum plans, degree requirements or the graduation application should check with their student success advisors. Graduates unsure of who their advisor is should email