Graudates at a commencement ceremony sitting in their colorful regalia.

College Specific Events

College of Dental Medicine

Honors Convocation & Hooding Ceremony
May 14, 2021
McAlister Field House, Citadel Campus
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Parking is first come first served on Citadel's campus
Masks must be worn at all times
Sit with your family and away from others- we will have staff guiding and areas marked accordingly
Seats on the floor are reserved for graduated, faculty, and handicapped accessible needs
Reach out to Mrs. Katy Burt with any questions (tamblyn@musc.edu) 

College of Graduate Studies

Hooding Ceremony
Friday, May 14, 2021 at 9:00 am
Charleston Music Hall
37 John Street 

College of Health Professions  

Ph.D. in Health & Rehabilitation Science

May 13, 2021
9:00 am – 10:00 am
St. Luke’s Chapel (Tickets Required)
181 Ashley Avenue Charleston, SC 29425
Live-streaming available for those who are unable to attend in person.

Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice

May 13, 2021
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
St. Luke’s Chapel (Tickets Required)
181 Ashley Avenue Charleston, SC 29425
Live-streaming available for those who are unable to attend in person.

Doctor of Physical Therapy

May 14, 2021
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Trident Technical College (Tickets Required)
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920 North Charleston, SC 29406
Live-streaming available for those who are unable to in person.

Master of Health Administration and
Doctor of Health Administration

May 14, 2021
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Trident Technical College (Tickets Required)
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920 North Charleston, SC 29406
Live-streaming available for those who are unable to attend in person.

Master of Science in Cardiovascular Perfusion

May 14, 2021
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Trident Technical College (Tickets Required)
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920 North Charleston, SC 29406
Live-streaming available for those who are unable to attend in person.

Occupational Therapy Doctorate, Post-professional

May 14, 2021
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Trident Technical College (Tickets Required)
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920 North Charleston, SC 29406
Live-streaming available for those who are unable to attend in person.

College of Medicine

Class of 2021 Graduation Week

Virtual Events

Date of Virtual Events TBA

Class of 2021 Tribute
Selected Faculty will share pearls of wisdom for the graduating students. This will include tributes to the Class of 2021 from other Deans, Faculty, Students, and Staff of the College of Medicine.

College of Medicine Spring Awards
A celebratory video will be shared announcing all College of Medicine Spring Awards and Award recipients. 

In Person Events

Monday, May 10th
Senior Send Off
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm 
Greenberg Greenway, MUSC Campus
A partnership with the MUSC Alumni Association, we invite all students to come by to pick up a gift bag, capture photos with classmates, and celebrate their accomplishments. 

Thursday, May 13
Class of 2021 Oath Ceremony
6:00 - 8:00 PM
North Charleston Preforming 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. 
Details to follow including maximum number of guests allowed.

College of Nursing

May 13, 2021
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Trident Technical College
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920 North Charleston, SC 29406
1 guest maximum, per graduate.
Live-streaming available for those who are unable to attend in person.

Master of Science in Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Ph.D. in Nursing Science Convocation

May 13, 2021
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Trident Technical College
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920 North Charleston, SC 29406
2 guests maximum, per graduate.
Live-streaming available for those who are unable to attend in person.

College of Pharmacy

Friday, May 14
3:00 pm - 5:00pm
Gaillard Center
95 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29401
All tickets have been distributed to students.
Live-stream available on MUSC COP YouTube Channel.