2021 Commencement

Tuesday, May 25

11 a.m. ET School of Nursing

Nursing Website
Contact: SON-Graduation@jhu.edu, 410-614-3096
Modality: Virtual
Speaker: Patricia Davidson, Vice Chancellor at the University of Wollongong

2 p.m. ET Carey Business School

Carey Website
Contact: carey.graduation@jhu.edu, 410-234-9250
Modality: Virtual

3 p.m. ET Krieger School Doctoral Hooding

PhD Website
Contact: phdhooding@jhu.edu
Modality: Virtual

3 p.m. ET Bloomberg School of Public Health

Public Health Website
Contact: Tahirah McCants, 410-614-5061
Modality: Virtual
Speaker: Kizzmekia S. Corbett, PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Scientific Lead, Coronavirus Vaccines & Immunopathogenesis Team, Viral Pathogenesis Laboratory, Vaccine Research Center, NIAID, NIH

6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. ET The Writing Seminars Department Graduation Ceremony 

Contact: Amy Lynwander
Modality: Virtual
Invitation Only

8 p.m. – 9 p.m. ET International Studies and Political Science Commencement Reception

International Studies Contact: Kate Bruffett
Political Science Contact: Tracey Biller
Modality: Virtual
Invitation Only

Wednesday, May 26

9 a.m. ET School of Education

Education Website
Contact: soe.registration@jhu.edu, 410-516-9816
Modality: Virtual
Speaker: Dr. Marjorie Jenkins, MS ’15,  Dean University of South Carolina Greenville and an MEHP alum

10 a.m. ET Peabody Conservatory

Peabody Website
Contact: peabodygraduation@jhu.edu, 667-208-6580
Modality: Virtual
Speaker: Renée Fleming, Renowned Soprano, Arts Leader and Arts/Health Advocate

10 a.m. ET Whiting School Doctoral Hooding

PhD Website
Contact: phdhooding@jhu.edu
Modality: Hybrid

10 a.m. ET Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies

SAIS Website
Contact: SAIScommencement@jhu.edu, 202-999-3332
Modality: Virtual
Speaker: Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former Managing Director of the World Bank and immediate past chair of the board of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunizations (GAVI)

2:30 p.m. ET School of Medicine

Medicine Website
Contact: somgraduation@jhmi.edu
Modality: Virtual
Speaker: Mr. Kenneth Frazier, Chairperson and CEO at Merck & Co.

3 p.m. ET Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts & Sciences – Master’s Degree Ceremony

Krieger Website
Contact: AAP Events
Modality: Virtual

3 p.m. ET G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering – Master’s Degree Ceremony

Whiting Website
Contact: Joyce Richardson, 410-516-2252
Modality: Hybrid
Speaker: Percy A. Pierre, PhD ’67, Adjunct Professor and Glenn L. Martin Endowed Professor, University of Maryland, A. James Clark School of Engineering

Thursday, May 27

7:30 p.m. ET Universitywide Commencement

Contact: Commencement Office, 410-516-7711
Modality: Hybrid

This is the main ceremony for bachelor’s candidates.

Last updated April 19, 2021