Major Events

Many events mark your passage through medical school. Browse this section and the Calendar to learn more.

Key Dates

First-Year Students

Aug. 7-18: WUSM Plunge: Orientation
Sept. 8: White Coat Ceremony

Second-Year Students

May 13: Last day of classes/exams
May 19-20: Commencement
TBD: Third-Year Orientation

Third-Year Students

May 19-20: Commencement

Fourth-Year Students

March 18:
— Match Day: 11:00 am, Moore Auditorium
— Deadline for ordering academic regalia caps, gowns and hoods)
May 14: Medical Alumni Awards Banquet, 6:15 pm, Chase Park Plaza
May 9:
— Pagers due, Room 100
— Exit form due
May 19: Commencement Reception
May 20: Commencement