Photo of graduates
Until Commencement 2019

What’s New

Academic regalia is now available to purchase. To participate in the school-specific and universitywide ceremonies, you will need to purchase regalia.

Purchase Regalia
Three black and gold robes- 2 undergraduate, 1 doctoral.

Where & When

Universitywide Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 1:30 p.m.
Royal Farms Arena
201 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Doors to the arena open at 12 p.m.
Candidate lineup is at 12:30 p.m.
We expect the ceremony to conclude at approximately 5:30 p.m.

Tickets are not required for family and guests of graduates.

For your protection and the protection of others, upon entering Royal Farms Arena all guests will pass through a metal detector and may have their bags searched. Backpacks and bags/purses larger than 13-5/8” x 15-1/4” are not permitted.   

Out of respect to other graduates, all graduates and their guests are expected to stay until the end of the ceremony.

Frequently Asked Questions Get Directions
Picture of the graduates sitting at Commencement

Future Dates

Universitywide Ceremony

Thursday, May 21, 2020


Royal Farms Arena
201 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Photo of JHU President Ron Daniels

Last updated February 12, 2019