On Monday, May 13, we celebrated the 174rd Commencement exercises of Emory University. 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: #Emory2019

Reception and Ceremony Times

The MD Ceremony at 11:30 a.m. at Glenn Memorial Auditorium. The Reception immediately followed starting at 1:30 p.m. at 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

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