Photo of graduates

Johns Hopkins

until Commencement 2018

What’s New

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

Purchase Regalia
Picture of Master's, Doctoral and Bachelor Robes

When & Where

Universitywide Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, May 24, 2018 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.
Out of respect to other graduates, all graduates and their guests are expected to stay until the end.
Tickets are not required for family and guests of graduates.

Ariel perspective photo of Commencement ceremony. Graduates sitting in chairs on floor of Arena and spectators looking on.
Graduates holding their decorated mortarboards
For questions and additional information, please call 410-516-7711 or email

Future Dates

Thursday, May 23, 2019
Thursday, May 21, 2020

The universitywide ceremony will take place at Royal Farms Arena (201 W. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201)

Photo of JHU President Ron Daniels

Last updated January 8, 2018