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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. 

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

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 ( 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

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.

Following the university’s unified ceremony held earlier in the day downtown, Tulane Law School will hold a separate graduation ceremony at Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse.   While the conferral of degrees takes place during the morning event, which honors the graduating students from all of the university's schools and colleges, the law school ceremony is dedicated specifically to the law class of 2019.

Commencement ceremony for graduate and undergraduate students in the School of Professional Advancement (SoPA) to be held from 2-3:30pm in McAlister Auditorium. Reception at the Lavin-Bernick Center to follow.