Student Life

Graduation Timeline


Spring of Third Year/
Summer of Fourth Year

Schedule USMLE Step 2 CK Exam

July 15, 2023

Deadline to take USMLE Step 2 CK Exam


Review transcript for accuracy. Michael McGinty will send audit spreadsheet.

January 1, 2024

Apply online to graduate on

March 2024 Senior Show

Participating in the Senior Show, a long-standing annual tradition, offers an excellent opportunity to say farewell to classmates and have a little fun, too!

March 15, 2024

Match Day!

March 2024

Deadline to apply online to graduate on


Submit Licensure & Education Verification Forms to Michael McGinty 

May 15, 2024

78th Annual Senior Scientific Session

Graduating fourth year students present their research during this prestigious seminar. Seven cash prizes for excellence in science and presentation will be awarded. All faculty and students are invited to attend. For further information contact Ashley Burton.

May 23, 2024

Student, Family, and Faculty Recognition Dinner at the Drake Hotel
The class selects faculty to be honored at this dinner.
Thursday, May 23, 2024 - Cocktails at 6:00pm and Dinner at 6:45pm.

May 24, 2024

34th Annual Divisional Academic Ceremony
Time: 10:30am
Ticketed event

Pritzker School of Medicine faculty formally acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of graduating students by investing each student with an academic hood. This ceremony signifies the successful completion of the student's medical school training and welcomes graduates into the medical profession. 

June 1, 2024

University Convocation

The Convocation Ceremony, during which degrees are officially conferred to all graduates of 2024, will be held on the Main Quadrangle on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 9:15 a.m. CDT.

If you have any questions or for more information, please visit the University's Convocation website.