The Donning of the Kente Ceremony celebrates the achievement of black undergraduate, graduate, and Ph.D. candidates. This ceremony provides students with a positive and rewarding experience that recognizes hard work, dedication, and perseverance. Each graduate receives a commemorative stole to symbolize their academic achievement. The ceremony takes place during spring Commencement.
Donning of the Kente Ceremony
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Grace E. Harris Hall Auditorium
1015 Floyd Ave, Richmond, VA 23220
Registration is closed for the May 2018 ceremony.