This site is designed to provide a helpful guide specifically to Emory University School of Medicine Commencement.

Here you will find all you need to know about events of Commencement weekend and day, video of the ceremony, links to important information for visitors to campus, and photos and videos both by official university photographers and those posting to social media.

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Event Information

Emory University Commencement Hashtag: #Emory2020

Reception and Ceremony Times

The MD Ceremony will begin at 10:00 a.m. in Glenn Memorial Church Auditorium (North Decatur Road). The Reception will immediately follow starting at 12:15 p.m. in the James B. Williams Medical Education Building, School of Medicine.

Schedule of Events

  • School of Medicine Medical Imaging Program Reception and Diploma Ceremony
  • School of Medicine Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Diploma Ceremony
  • School of Medicine Doctor of Medicine Diploma Ceremony and Reception
  • School of Medicine Genetic Counseling Training Program Diploma Ceremony

Commencement FAQs