2021 Masters Commencement Ceremony

Friday, June 25th, 2021
Location: Virtual Ceremony; link to be provided

PLEASE NOTE: The Achievement and Commencement activities will be held virtually. Please tune in to the provided link at the recommended time.

12pm Achievement Awards Ceremony
1:30pm Achievement Awards Ceremony Ends
3:30pm: Commencement Ceremony Begins
5:30pm: Commencement Ceremony Ends

You will hear messages from the following:

  • Eric J. Nestler, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Marta Filizola, Ph.D.
  • Program Directors
  • Grand Marshal: Henry Sacks, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Masters Student Speaker
  • Commencement Address Speaker

Please check your email for important messages about how to submit your degree conferral video and participate in the Commencement.

You will be allowed to take photos with your cap and gown but you MUST return your cap, gown, and hood to Herff Jones at the end of the rental period.

Q: Will there still be a Commencement Ceremony?
A: Yes! Just virtually and reimagined. 

Q: What does a Virtual Commencement entail?
A: Good Question. Same parts as an in-person ceremony, just online. We are working with everyone to make this virtual Commencement great.

Q: How long is the ceremony?
A: The ceremony is approximately 2 hours

Q: How do I or my family and friends watch the ceremony?
A: Link will be provided to share with your friends and family a few days before Commencement