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Convocation 2018



Please be aware that the live webcast of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 2018 Convocation will begin at 3:00 p.m. EST on Tues., May 22. Live streams from other JHU events may be shown throughout the day.


 2017-18 Conferral Dates*

August 25, 2017 for Summer graduates
December 29, 2017 for Fall graduates
May 24, 2018 for Spring graduates

* The School's Convocation Ceremony and the University Commencement Ceremony are held once a year in May.

May 2018 Graduation

The 2018 Public Health Convocation ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May 22 at 3:00 p.m. at the Royal Farms Arena. 

Leana S. Wen, MD, MSc, FAAEM, Commissioner of Health for Baltimore City will be the speaker.

Graduating Student Checklist

Use the checklist to help identify administrative details that may need to be taken care of before you leave campus.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Check out the 2017 Convocation ceremony to get an idea of what to expect:


More questions?  Please contact the Office of Records and Registration at