Watch the Class of 2023 graduate May 12

Slide to the 20-minute mark to view our ceremony archive as our Ph.D., M.S.W. and B.S.W. graduates 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 will hold the university-wide Spring 2023 Commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. ET Saturday, May 13, at the Greater Richmond Convention CenterMore details

Grad profiles

14 Child Welfare Stipend Program students are graduating in 2023 and will go on to work with the state Department of Social Services or local DSS agencies. Meet the CWSP Class of 2023.


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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