EVMS Commencement

School of Health Professions Reception

Where: Norfolk Waterside Marriott, 3rd Floor, Hampton Ballroom

When: Friday, May 16, 2014; 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Parking: Hourly garage parking is available in the City of Norfolk parking garage adjacent to the Marriott. The Tide, Virginia’s first light rail system, extends from the Eastern Virginia Medical Center complex through downtown Norfolk. Learn more about how to Ride The Tide.

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 if necessary, and will require a ticket.

A Ticket Request Form will be emailed to your EVMS email account in February. Complete and submit the form electronically by February 28 to reserve your tickets.

Tickets will be distributed beginning Monday, March 17, 2014. The method of distribution will vary depending on your program. Physician Assistant students will receive their tickets during their return to campus in March. All other SHP programs will receive their tickets from their class president or program director.

If your plans change, please return any unused tickets to Nancy Stromann in the Health Professions Office, located on the 3rd floor of Lester Hall, in room 312, so that they may be redistributed to other students as needed. Please contact Ms. Stromann 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 Nancy Stromann at (757) 446-6100 or stromand@evms.edu.