2019 Commencement Schedule

Valley Forge Military Academy & College welcomes the many family members and friends who are arriving on campus to celebrate Commencement with their graduating students. Below please find a schedule of Commencement events.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

  • 10:00 a.m.: Middle School Promotion in the Chapel
  • 10:30 a.m.: Middle School Promotion Reception in the Sara Crawford Room (Mellon Hall)
  • 5:00 p.m.: Academy Senior Award Convocation in the Chapel
    • Academy Senior Class Tree Planting to follow Convocation (campus location to be announced at convocation)
    • 5:00 p.m.: College Awards Ceremony in Mellon Hall Ballroom
    • 6:00 p.m.: Reception for all graduates and their families

    Thursday, May 23, 2019

    • 8:30 a.m.: Continental Breakfast for all graduates and their families in Eisenhower Hall
    • 9:30 a.m.: Graduation on the Parade Field
      • In case of inclement weather, the graduation will be held in the Chapel.
    • 1:00 p.m.: Commissioning in the Chapel
    • 2:00 p.m.: Pinning & First Salute in Eisenhower Hall
    Parking
    All guestsare instructed to park in the General Lot, located next to the Football Field. A bus and golf carts will be ready to transport all guests to the Parade Field for the 9:30 a.m. Academy & College Commencement Ceremony.