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Commencement 2021
May 20-21, 2021

Details about commencement ceremonies will be confirmed as we continue to monitor Covid-19 safety recommendations and public health conditions.

Washington University Commencement

Graduates of all School of Medicine programs are invited to participate in the all-university Commencement ceremony. In addition, students are recognized individually at separate ceremonies held by each program.

Doctor of medicine graduates recite the Declaration of Geneva as part of the Washington University School of Medicine virtual MD Commencement Recognition Ceremony.
Video: Huy Mach/Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Thank you #WashU20:
Postcards to students who embody the spirit of the Class of 2020

MD/PhD candidate Kow Essuman is finding new ways to treat people with neurodegenerative diseases.

MD candidate Kate Gerull advocates for women and underrepresented minorities in medicine.

Past Commencement ceremonies

See photos, videos and more coverage of past graduation ceremonies.

Commencement 2020