GW School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Celebration 2021: May 14-16


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Health Sciences Celebration

May 15, 2021 at 4:00pm


MD Celebration

May 16, 2021 at 2:30pm


Department of Health, Human Function and Rehabilitation Services

[Live stream Celebrations]


Physical Therapy Graduation and Awards Ceremony

Friday, May 14, 2021, 1:00 pm ET


Post-Professional Occupational Therapy Doctorate Graduation

Celebration Sunday, May 16, 2021, 1:00 pm ET


Department of Biomedical Laboratory Sciences (BLS)

[synchronous celebration]

Friday May 14th, 2021, 6:00pm - 7:30pm ET


Department of Clinical Research & Leadership

[Pre-recorded Graduation Celebrations]


Department of Physician Assistant Studies

[Live stream Celebration]

White Coat Celebration May 14th at 4:30pm ET


While the School of Medicine & Health Sciences celebrations will take place virtually, we are working closely with the community to explore all options for safe, in-person components to graduation. If you'd like to provide ideas or suggestions, please send them to

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Hail Alma Mater
To thy spirit guiding,
Knowledge thy closest friend
In its strength abiding,
Pledge we fidelity
Ne'er its place resigning,
Hail thee George Washington!