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University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Doctoral Degree Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May  21, 2021 at 9:00 am and 11:00 am
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre

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The University of Rochester’s Arts, Science & Engineering and School of Medicine and Dentistry Master’s Degree Ceremony
Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 9:00 am
Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre


Parking is available for this event in the East End Garage (accessible from East Main Street in either direction and, via East Avenue, Scio and Swan Streets), at a number of nearby lots, and on the street.

Arrival Times



Currently, guests are not permitted at commencement ceremonies this year.  The event will be live streamed for family and friends.  Details will be shared as they develop. 


For information regarding regalia please refer to the Oakhill site.  Orders must be place by April 30, 2021

Ceremony Information

Degree candidates are called to the stage to receive their diplomas by school and in degree order (MA, MPH, and MS).


A University of Rochester photographer will photograph degree candidates throughout the ceremony.  

Registrar Information

Questions regarding candidate status should be directed to the Registrar at (585) 275-7288.


Please feel free to contact the Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs Office at  or for additional updates, please see the University Commencement Website at: