Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Ceremonies

USC Main Ceremony

The procession begins at 8:30 a.m., and the ceremony at 9:00 a.m. at Alumni Park. Please see the Additional Information below for group assignments.

Group 1: Your assembly and procession section is E.

Group 2: Your assembly and procession section is F.

Dornsife School Ceremony

School ceremonies will last for approximately 2.5 hours. Due to the large number of graduates, USC Dornsife holds two school ceremonies following the Main Ceremony.

Group 1: Cromwell Field, 11:00 a.m.


Group 2: Cromwell Field, 2:30 p.m.


Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony class of 2020, 2021, and 2022: Cromwell Field, Wednesday, May 11 from 11:00 a.m. 

Dornsife School Reception

Receptions are organized by academic departments; please refer to the USC Dornsife Commencement website for location information.


Dornsife school ceremonies do not require tickets.


For additional information, please contact the Dornsife Events Office email: phone: 213-740-4996