Photo Specialties will serve as Hollins University’s official photographer.   A photographer will be at the ceremony to take a photograph of each graduate as the president presents them with their diploma. Please note that the diploma used on stage for photo purposes is a prop.

After the ceremony, you will receive an email within 7 days with instructions on how to view your proofs (including a private password).  At this point, you may order online at  If you do not receive this notification, please contact Photo Specialties directly at or call 919-967-9576.

Since photographs will be available, family members and guests are encouraged to remain in their seats, relax, and enjoy the ceremony.  If you would like to take pictures during the ceremony, there will be a designated area for parents and friends that we kindly ask you use as to not interfere with others.