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2023 Convocation

2022-2023 Conferral Dates

August 26, 2022 for Summer graduates
December 30, 2022 for Fall graduates
May 25, 2023 for Spring graduates

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


2022 Convocation

The Bloomberg School 2022 Convocation ceremony was held Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. on Homewood Field.*

The speaker was Dr. Margaret Hamburg, an internationally recognized leader in public health and medicine.

View updated remarks from Dean MacKenzie about Dean’s Medal recipient Dr. Cyrus Poonawalla.

View the Convocation Brochure, including the list of graduates and awardees.

For more information, please review the details and FAQs below.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

I graduated from a degree program in August 2022. When will my degree be posted to my transcript?

Degrees for August 2022 graduates posted to transcripts on September 9.

How will I receive my diploma?

Diplomas for August graduates were ordered in mid-September.  The order is currently in process with the vendor. The order is expected to ship in early October. If you have additional questions, please email

I earned a certificate. When will it post to my transcript?

The deadline for certificate sponsors to notify us of summer certificate completions was Friday, September 9.

 Certificates will be posted to transcripts during the week of September 19.

I plan on graduating in either December 2022 or May 2023. When will the graduation application be available?

The graduation application is currently available in SIS Self-Service (under Registration -> Program of Study Info).

I graduated in August 2022/ plan on graduating in December 2022. Are graduation ceremonies held during these months?

No.  The School and University-wide graduation ceremonies are held once a year in May.  August 2022 and December 2022 graduates are welcome to participate in the May 2023 ceremonies.

When will I receive information about the May 2023 graduation ceremonies?

Early 2023.

More questions?  Please contact the Office of Records and Registration at