Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism Ceremonies

USC Main Ceremony

The procession begins at 8:30 a.m., and the ceremony at 9:00 a.m. at Alumni Park. Your assembly and procession section is B.

Annenberg School Ceremonies

The Communication and Journalism ceremony will begin at 11:00 a.m. in Shrine Auditorium.

Please note that Annenberg’s Ph.D. hooding ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. at Wallis Annenberg Hall, Room L105A.

Annenberg School Receptions

After the ceremony concludes at 1:00 p.m., graduates are invited to continue to celebrate with family, friends, faculty, and staff.

The School of Communication’s reception will be held on McClintock Lawn at USC Village (corner of Jefferson Blvd. and McClintock Ave.). The School of Journalism’s reception will be held at Wallis Annenberg Hall, in The Sheindlin Forum and Alumni Plaza. Light refreshments will be served.


Tickets are required for entry to the satellite ceremony. For more information regarding ticketing, please visit Annenberg’s Commencement site.


For additional information, please contact the coordinator of this event: Jasmine Torres.

Additional Information

Visit the USC Annenberg site for graduating students for additional information.