MD Commencement

School of Medicine Commencement Ceremony
Monday, May 15, 2023

Washington University will recognize graduates of all School of Medicine programs at an in-person ceremony at Francis Field on the Danforth Campus. The ceremony will be held outdoors with seating arranged to accommodate physical distancing. Everyone in attendance is encouraged to wear a face mask.


About MD Commencement

Washington University School of Medicine MD Commencement ceremony is held in May each year. The MD program kicks off the celebration the previous night with a reception for graduates and their families and guests.

MD graduates attend the morning all-university ceremony on the Danforth Campus, as well as a separate afternoon Commencement Recognition Ceremony downtown.