Each year, the School of Public Health holds a commencement ceremony in May, planned by the Office of Student Services.

The 2015 SPH Commencement Ceremony will be held Saturday, May 16, at 1:30 p.m. at Agganis Arena, 925 Commonwealth Avenue. Each year, Boston University also holds an All-University Commencement Ceremony in May. The 2015 All-University Commencement Ceremony will be held Sunday, May 17, at 1 p.m. at Nickerson Field, 285 Babcock Street. Tickets will not be required for either ceremony. For more information please visit the Preparing for Commencement page.

**There are three graduation dates each year (September 25, January 25, and May), but there is only one commencement ceremony. Students who graduate in September or January are encouraged to participate in the May ceremony.

All students must apply to graduate!

Students who will finish their degree requirements the following September and would like to participate in the May ceremony are asked to complete a walking form (available February 2015) and submit it to the SPH Registrar’s Office.

Questions about Commencement? Contact Mary Murphy-Phillips, Director of Student Services, 617-638-5059.
Questions about applying/requirements for graduation? Contact the Registrar’s Office directly.


All-University Commencement
Boston University additionally organizes an All-University Commencement in May. All graduates are welcome to attend.