Dear Volgenau School Graduate,


Congratulations on earning your degree!  Your Convocation is Thursday, May
19, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. in the Patriot Center.  Our records show that you will
complete the requirements for graduating this spring or summer or have
recently graduated in January 2010.  In celebration of your achievement, I
am pleased to invite you and your family to attend the Volgenau School
Convocation honoring the Class of 2011.  At this ceremony, you will be
individually recognized and your name will be announced as you walk across
the stage.


Convocation will take place at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2010 in the
Patriot Center.  You will need to be in Parking Lot A next to the Patriot
Center by 1:45 p.m. in your cap and gown.  The ceremony should last about
two hours and out of respect for all participants you will be required to
stay for the entire ceremony.


Below you will find a checklist of important items to note about
Convocation.  All Convocation details are available at  If you have any questions,
please e-mail Joyce Rose at [log in to unmask] or call 703-993-1500.


Best regards,



Lloyd Griffiths 

Dean, The Volgenau School


The Volgenau School Convocation Checklist for May 19, 2011



Before May 19

*	If not already completed, purchase your cap and gown (required for
the ceremony) at the University Bookstore
*	Tickets are NOT required for Convocation 
*	Plan to arrive by 1:45 on May 19, 2011 at Parking Lot A dressed in
your cap and gown
*	Visit <>  for more information
on University Commencement, to be held on Saturday, May 21, 2010 as well as
information for out-of-town guests.


On May 19

*	By 1:45 p.m., in Parking Lot A, line up by the sign with to your
degree program
*	Process into the Patriot Center lead by your faculty marshal
*	Remain at the ceremony from 2:30 p.m. until recessional at
approximately 4:30 p.m.
*	Attend your academic program's reception following the ceremony


After May 19

*	Attend University Commencement on May 19, 2011.  Visit <>  for  more information
*	Visit to learn more about your benefits and
network as a Mason Alumni





Sisi Jou
Sisi Jou 

Academic Programs Manager 
ECE Dept@ Volgenau School of Engineering 
George Mason University  MS 1G5 
Fairfax, VA 22030 
Office: (703)-993-1569 
Fax: (703)-993-1601