Keck School of Medicine Ceremony

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 D.


Keck School Ceremonies

The M.D./Ph.D., M.D. ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at the Galen Center and is expected to last two hours. Doors open at 2:00 p.m. and seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Ph.D., DNAP, MPH, M.S. ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at 9:30 a.m. at the Galen Center. It is expected to last approximately two hours. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Health Promotion and Global Health Programs ceremony is on Friday, May 13th, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Town & Gown.

The Physician Assistant Program ceremony will follow the main commencement ceremony on Friday, May 13th, 2022 at 10:45 a.m. on the southwest lawn of the Hancock Building (AHF).


Keck School Receptions

M.D./Ph.D., M.D.
Coordinator: Monique Abeyta
Location: McCarthy Quad
Time: The reception follows the school ceremony on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at McCarthy Quad and is expected to begin at 5:00 p.m., and end at 7:00 p.m.

Ph.D., DNAP, MPH, M.S.
There will be no reception held for the 139th commencement ceremony.

Health Promotion and Global Health Programs
Coordinator: Angela Turk
Location: Town and Gown
Time: The reception is at 10:30 a.m. following the USC main ceremony.

Physician Assistant Program
Coordinator: Christina Medina
Location: Lawn southwest of Hancock (AHF)
Time: The reception follows the school ceremony at the same location.


Tickets

Tickets are required for the Health Promotion and Global Health satellite ceremony. Graduates will receive 3 tickets each and an email communication will be sent out in early May when they are ready for pick up. The ceremony will be live streamed and recorded and more information about that will follow.



Contact

M.D.: Monique Abeyta (323) 442-2420

M.S., DNAP, Ph.D.: Marisela Zuniga (323) 442-1607

Physician Assistant Program: Christina Medina (626) 457-4273

Health Promotion: Angela Turk (213) 821-1601

Public Health: Rose H. Park (323) 442-7255


Additional Information

  • Health Promotion and Global Health Programs: Eligible students will receive honor cords from this school free of charge. You may pick them up at the Health Promotion office, STO 101.

USC Galen Center Ceremonies:

  • Attendees may only enter with a bag that adheres to the USC Galen Center clear bag policy. There are no bag storage facilities available. Cameras are permitted with lenses less than 3”. Please take time to review the Galen Center guidelines for the most comprehensive information to help you prepare for the day.  Please have cell phones either in a clear bag or out of your pockets before entering.