EVMS Commencement

School of Health Professions Reception

Where: Norfolk Waterside Marriott, 1st Floor, Norfolk Ballroom

When: Friday, May 15, 2015; 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.

Parking: Hourly garage parking is available in the City of Norfolk parking garage adjacent to the Marriott. The Marriott is also easily accessible via The Tide, Norfolk’s light rail system. The MacArthur Square Station, servicing this venue, is located between Bank and Atlantic Streets on the east and west and between City Hall Avenue and Plume Street.

Tickets: To attend the School of Health Professions Graduation Reception, a ticket for entry is required. Each member of a SHP Program graduating class is entitled to receive a total of 4 tickets (one for you and 3 tickets for guests). Children under the age of 12 are not encouraged to attend, however, can be accommodated, and will require a ticket.

A Ticket Request Form will be emailed to your EVMS email account in March. Complete and submit the form electronically by March 31 to reserve your tickets.

Tickets will be distributed beginning Monday, April 20, 2015. All SHP programs will receive their tickets from their class president or program director.

Please return any unused tickets to Brenda Balschmiter in the Health Professions Office, located in room 312 on the 3rd floor of Lester Hall, so that they may be redistributed to other students as needed. Please contact Brenda if you would like to inquire if any unused tickets are available. Tickets will be redistributed, if available, on a first-requested basis.

Menu: A heavy hors d’oeuvres menu with vegetarian options will be provided. Each guest will receive a complimentary drink ticket, which is good for one alcoholic or two non-alcoholic beverages. A cash bar will be available for additional drink purchases.

Dress Code: Business or Cocktail Attire

Questions: Please contact Brenda Balschmiter at balschbj@evms.edu or 757.446.6100.