School Ceremonies

Graduates will participate in the following school-based ceremonies. Those who received their degrees in August and December 2013 are also invited to attend these functions.

Details regarding school ceremony dates and locations for May 2014 will be posted as they become available. Further information may be available on the websites of the schools:

Annenberg School for Communication

Bachelor of Arts Ceremony: Sunday, May 18, 10:00 a.m., Zellerbach Theater
Reception: Agora, Annenberg Public Policy Center, 202 S. 36th Street, following the ceremony

Ph.D. Ceremony: Monday, May 19, 1:30 p.m., Room 110, Annenberg School
Reception: Agora, Annenberg Public Policy Center, 202 S. 36th Street, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

School of Arts and Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences
Ceremony: Sunday, May 18, 6:30 p.m., Franklin Field

Graduate Division, School of Arts and Sciences
Ceremony: Monday, May 19, 1:00 p.m., Penn Park, South Green, 31st & lower Walnut Streets

College of Liberal and Professional Studies
Ceremony: Sunday, May 18, 4:00-5:30 p.m., Penn Park, South Green (31st Street, between Walnut and South Streets)
Reception: Immediately following the ceremony on South Green

Fels Institute of Government

School of Dental Medicine

Ceremony: Monday, May 19, 1:00-3:00 p.m., Irvine Auditorium, 34th and Spruce Street
Reception: School of Dental Medicine, The Robert Schattner Center, Henry Schein Atrium, 240 South 40th Street, immediately following the ceremony

School of Design

Luncheon: Monday, May 19, 12:00 noon, Meyerson Hall
Ceremony: Monday, May 19, 1:30 p.m., Furness Plaza, 34th Street and Locust Walk
Reception: Meyerson Hall, 3:30 p.m., following the ceremony

Graduate School of Education

Ceremony: Saturday, May 17, 10:00 a.m., Franklin Field

School of Engineering and Applied Science

Undergraduate Ceremony:   Monday, May 19, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Franklin Field
Luncheon and Open House:    Monday, May 19, immediately following the University’s Commencement ceremony

Master's Ceremony: Saturday, May 17, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Franklin Field

Ph.D. Ceremony: Thursday, May 15, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., Penn Museum
Reception: A reception for graduates and their guests will follow the ceremony

Law School

Ceremony: Sunday, May 18, 12:00 p.m. The Academy of Music, Broad and Locust Streets.
Reception:
Law School, following the ceremony.

Perelman School of Medicine

Perelman School of Medicine
Ceremony:
Sunday, May 18, 9:00 a.m., Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Broad and Spruce Streets

Biomedical Graduate Studies
Ceremony: Monday, May 19, 1:30 p.m., BRB II/III Auditorium

School of Nursing

Ceremony: Monday, May 19, 3:00 p.m., Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center, Broad and Spruce Streets

School of Social Policy & Practice

Ceremony: Monday, May 19, 6:30 p.m., Irvine Auditorium (tickets required)
Reception:
Houston Hall, immediately following the ceremony

School of Veterinary Medicine

Ceremony: Monday, May 19, 2:30 p.m., Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center    
Reception: Annenberg Center, immediately following the ceremony

The Wharton School

Wharton Undergraduate Division
Ceremony: Sunday, May 18, 9:00 a.m., Palestra

Wharton MBA Division
Ceremony: Sunday, May 18, 1:00 p.m., Palestra

Wharton Doctoral Division
Ceremony: Saturday, May 17, 11:00 a.m., University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Wharton MBA for Executives Graduation Ceremony
Ceremony:
Saturday, May 17, 3:00 pm, Annenberg Center for Performing Arts