Graudates at a commencement ceremony sitting in their colorful regalia.

College Specific Events

College of Dental Medicine

Awards and Hooding Ceremony
Friday, May 15th, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.
Charleston Area Convention Center

College of Graduate Studies

Hooding ceremony
Friday, May 15, 2020
9:30 a.m.
St. Luke’s Chapel
Reception immediately following in BioEngineering lobby

College of Health Professions

PT & PhD Hooding Ceremony

Friday, May 15, 2020
10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
The College Center at the Complex for Economic Development
Trident Technical College
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920
North Charleston, SC, 29406

MHA & DHA Hooding Ceremony

Friday, May 15, 2020
1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The College Center at the Complex for Economic Development
Trident Technical College
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920
North Charleston, SC, 29406

AFN Hooding Ceremony

Friday, May 15, 2020
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Ceremony
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Reception for graduates & guests
St. Luke’s Chapel
181 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC, 29425

CVP Dearing Lecture & Graduate Recognition Ceremony

Friday, May 15, 2020
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Lecture & ceremony (Tentative pending DD110 availability)
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Reception for graduates & guests (Tentative pending DD110 availability)
Drug Discovery Auditorium (TENTATIVE LOCATION)
70 President Street
Charleston, SC, 29425

 

College of Medicine

PEARLS BREAKFAST AND LECTURE

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
9:00 a.m. Breakfast Served
10:00 a.m. Lecture 
The Wickliffe House
Student selected professors are chosen to entertain and impart wisdom to the graduating students.

 

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE AWARDS CONVOCATION

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
1:00 p.m.
St. Luke's Chapel - MUSC Campus
The awards convocation honors selected students who have been nominated for their academic achievements, fine personal qualities, and contributions to the MUSC community. Students will be notified prior to the ceremony that they are the recipient of an award and are encouraged to attend with family and friends.  

SENIOR BALL

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Formal Ball & Dinner
Historic Rice Mill Building
17 Lockwood Drive
Charleston, SC 29401

Black tie optional. Cash Bar.  Music, dinner, and dancing for friends, family and graduates! Tickets on Sale - Dean's Office in the spring.

CLASS OF 2020 OATH CEREMONY

Thursday, May 14, 2020 
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
North Charleston Performing Arts Center
5001 Coliseum Drive North
Charleston, SC 29418

This is the most important event of commencement week. Graduates take the Hippocratic Oath and are hooded with the medicine academic hood.
Tickets not required. Student and Hooder arrival time is 5:00 p.m.

*Students can invite a mentor or family member (MD or PhD) to place their academic hood during the ceremony. A call for hooders will occur in March

College of Nursing

Convocation
Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.
The College Center
Trident Technical College  

College of Pharmacy

Awards and Hooding Ceremony
Friday, May 15th, 2020  at 3 p.m.
The Gaillard Auditorium