On May 13, we will celebrate 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, live 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.

Event Information

School of Medicine Commencement Hashtag: #EM2019

All social media – Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and other media – will be tagged using #EM2019. Tag your photos, videos, and messages so it’s easy to find and can be added to the SOM Commencement Storify which will be posted at the end of this page.

Reception and Ceremony Times

The MD Ceremony at 11:30 a.m. at Glenn Memorial Auditorium. The Reception will immediately follow starting at 1:30 p.m. at the School of Medicine.

Commencement FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions about Emory University commencement.