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School of Medicine Commencement 2016

School of Medicine Event Guide
Live Video of SoM Ceremony
University Commencement

On May 9, we will celebrate the 171st commencement exercises of Emory University. The days leading up to that day are filled with events and celebrations.

This site is designed to provide a helpful guide specifically to Emory University School of Medicine MD Degree Commencement. Here you will find all you need to know about events of Commencement weekend and day, live video of the ceremony, links to important information for visitors to campus, and photos of videos both by official university photographers and those posting to social media.

Announcements & News

School of Medicine Commencement Hashtag: #EM2016
All social media – Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and other media – will be tagged using #EM2016. Tag your photos, videos, and messages so it's easy to find and can be added to the SoM Commencement Storify (see below).

Where the School of Medicine's Class of 2016 will be heading
Interactive map showing where the Class of 2016 will be doing their medical residencies.

Now Avaialble - Tips for MD Degree Commencement Guests
Tips for arriving, transportation, getting photos, and more. For all schools ceremony, reception, and MD diploma ceremony.

Now Available - 2016 Commencement Quick Guide (PDF)
A complete guide to Emory University Commencement.

Online Now - Commencement FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Emory Commencement.

SoM Commencment on Social Media -- #EM2016

Follow the story of Commencement live, either right here on this page or over on Storify. You can also search social media for tag #EM2016. And don't forget to use #EM2016 on your own posts -- on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook or wherever else you find yourself sharing news of SoM Commnecement.