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ACADEMICS

Convocation

2021-2022 Conferral Dates


August 27, 2021 for Summer graduates
December 31, 2021 for Fall graduates
May 26, 2022 for Spring graduates


The School's Convocation Ceremony and the University Commencement Ceremony are held once a year in May.

The 2022 Convocation Ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 3:30 p.m. on Homewood Field.*

(*Rain date is Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

2021 Convocation

The Bloomberg School 2021 virtual convocation ceremony was held on Tuesday, May 25, 2021.
The ceremony featured Dean Ellen MacKenzie, Kizzmekia S. Corbett, and 948 graduates from 61 countries.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

I graduated in August 2021. How will I receive my diploma?

Diplomas were ordered within two weeks of the degree conferral. Your diploma will be mailed to you directly from the vendor once it is available.  Please be aware the ongoing situation with COVID-19 and the USPS is resulting in shipping delays.

I completed a Certificate in August 2021. When will I receive it?

Certificates were ordered at the end of September. Your certificate will be mailed to you directly from the vendor once it is available.  Please be aware the ongoing situation with COVID-19 and the USPS is resulting in shipping delays.

I plan on graduating in December 2021. When will the graduation application be available?

The graduation application for December is currently available. Log into your SIS self-service account (https://sis.jhu.edu/). The Graduation Application can be found on the “Program of Study” screen under the “Registration” tab. The deadline to apply is December 10.

I graduated in August 2021/ December 2021. Are graduation ceremonies held during these months?

No.  The School and University-wide graduation ceremonies are held once a year in May.  August 2021 and December 2021 graduates are welcome to participate in the May 2022 ceremonies, provided that large events are permissible under CDC guidelines.  More information will be posted as it becomes available.

I plan on graduating in May 2022. When will the graduation application be available?

The graduation application for May 2022 is currently available. Log into your SIS self-service account (https://sis.jhu.edu/). The Graduation Application can be found on the “Program of Study” screen under the “Registration” tab.  The deadline to apply is February 25.

More questions?  Please contact the Office of Records and Registration at jhsph_graduation@jhu.edu