Volunteer at Commencement and Degree Celebrations

Commencement and Degree Celebrations are around the corner! University Events is seeking additional assistance from students, faculty, and staff volunteers.

For Commencement on Friday, May 18:

  • 7:45 to 10 a.m. on Wilkins Plaza (6–8 volunteers needed to help with line-up and tell graduates where to go. University Events will provide maps and signage.)
  • 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at EagleBank Arena Main Concourse (2–3 volunteers needed to answer general questions. University Events will provide FAQs.)

University Events also needs volunteers to work one-hour shifts passing out reader cards in Lot A on the following dates:

  • Thursday, May 17, from 9 to 10 a.m.
  • Thursday, May 17, from 1 to 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 17, from 6 to 7 p.m.
  • Friday, May 18, from 2 to 3 p.m.
  • Friday, May 18, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 19, from 9 to 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, May 19, from 1 to 2 p.m.

To sign up, student volunteers should contact Rachel Quinn at rlubar@gmu.edu. Faculty/staff volunteers should contact Julie Gladbach at jgladbac@gmu.edu.

Feel free to forward this information to any students who may be interested.

For general information, visit gmu.edu/graduation. Thank you for supporting Mason's graduates and celebrating their achievements!