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School of Education Commencement 

Graduation Ceremonies 2017

School of Education - Baltimore Graduation
May 23, 2017, 9 a.m.
Royal Farms Arena

University Wide Commencement
May 24, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
Royal Farms Arena

School of Education - Destination Graduation
June 10, 2017, 12 p.m.
Las Vegas, Nevada

A student who expects to receive a degree or certificate must have applied for graduation by the deadlines below. All students, regardless of whether or not they plan to attend the ceremonies, need to apply in order to receive graduation approval. Complete separate applications for each degree and/or certificate.

Apply for Graduation online at

  • Go to the Registration menu
  • Select Program of Study Information
  • Click on "Apply for Graduation" next to the program(s) that you are applying to graduate from.

Deadlines for Academic Year 2016-17

  • Summer 2016 - May 27, 2016 (conferral date August 26, 2016)
  • Fall 2016 - August 26, 2016 (conferral date December 30, 2016)
  • Spring 2017 - January 3, 2017 (conferral date May 23, 2017)

For more information on any of these events, please see the links on the left. 
Please check back periodically for specific ceremony updates.

Johns Hopkins is committed to promoting the full participation of all individuals with disabilities in the Commencement Exercises. Please contact the SOE Event Office at by April 24, 2017, to request ASL Interpreters, Assisted Listening Devices, and large-print or Braille program booklets. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations.