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Countdown TU Commencement: Saturday, May 18 - Mercedes-Benz Superdome, 9 a.m.

 

Tulane University School of Medicine - Class of 2019 - Annual Diploma Ceremony - Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Rebekah E. Gee, MD, MPH
This ceremony will recognize the School of Medicine graduating Class of 2019.  Additional information will be posted when finalized.
Parking will be available at the Superdome for $15 (cash only).
 

Graduate Diploma Ceremony
Friday, May 17th, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Fogelman Arena at Devlin Fieldhouse (corner of McAlister Place and Freret Street). Doors open for guests at 2 p.m.
Tickets are not required for graduating students or their guests. However, seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The ceremony will be simulcast in room 170 of the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex if guests would be more comfortable at that venue as well as for any overflow.

Friday, May 17, 2019
Undergraduate Diploma Ceremony
Friday, May 17th, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Fogelman Arena at Devlin Fieldhouse (corner of McAlister Place and Freret Street). Doors open for guests at 9 a.m.
Tickets are not required for graduating students or their guests. However, seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The ceremony will be simulcast in room 170 of the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex if guests would be more comfortable at that venue as well as for any overflow.

This ceremony will recognize Liberal Arts August and December 2018 graduates and May 2019 graduating seniors who are eligible to participate. (Diplomas will not be distributed at this ceremony, as graduates will receive diplomas via FedEx delivery three to four weeks after commencement.) A post-ceremony reception will follow in the Superdome until 3:30pm approximately.

The Masters and PhD Hooding Recognition Ceremony will be held on Friday, May 17, 2019 in McAlister Auditorium at 9:00am.  This ceremony is for students receiving Master's degrees and PhDs from the following schools: Liberal Arts, Science & Engineering, and biomedical sciences in the School of Medicine.

The 2019 SPHTM graduation ceremony will take place at the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts (1419 Basin Street, New Orleans, LA 70116) on May 18th at 3:30pm. All graduating students MUST arrive by 2:00pm for check-in and robing.
Students and/or guests requiring special accommodations due to mobility difficulties should
contact Lacey Allen (lallen8@tulane.edu) by Monday, May 6th.

 The School of Science and Engineering will recognize August and December 2018 graduates and May 2019 science and engineering graduating seniors who participate in this ceremony.  For more information visit http://www2.tulane.edu/sse/events/2019-undergraduate-graduation-ceremony...
 

Wave Goodbye is an annual party for graduates that is modeled after New Orleans' many springtime festivals. All graduates and their guests are invited to mingle on Gibson Quad on the uptown campus on Friday, May 17, 6-8 p.m. The event features local music and a variety of New Orleans food in small plates. Wine and beer will be available for purchase (cash only). Graduates are allotted seven tickets each, one of which the graduate will need to use to enter the party. Children 10 years and younger do not need tickets.

The University Commencement Ceremony honors the graduating students from all of the university's schools and colleges. It features the pomp and circumstance expected of a traditional commencement celebration with a New Orleans twist. At this ceremony, expect to see the procession of graduates and faculty, the keynote speaker, the conferral of degrees and hear live jazz. Tickets are not required. Doors open at 7:30 a.m.   

The Tulane School of Architecture 2019 Graduation Ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 18 at 4pm in Dixon Hall. A reception will be held beforehand at Richardson Memorial Hall beginning at 2pm.

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