Student Life

Graduation Timeline


Spring of Third Year/
Summer of Fourth Year

Schedule USMLE Step 2 CK Exam

December 1, 2021

Deadline to take USMLE Step 2 CK Exam


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

January 1, 2022

Apply online to graduate on

March 18, 2022

Match Day!

March 26, 2022

Deadline to apply online to graduate on


Submit Licensure & Education Verification Forms to Jill Kelly  or Michael McGinty 

May 2022

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!

May 2022

76th 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. More information: Hadiyah Muhammad

May 27, 2022

32nd Annual Divisional Academic Ceremony

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 4, 2022

University Convocation

The Convocation Ceremony, during which degrees are officially conferred to all graduates of 2022, will be held on the Main Quadrangle on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at 9:15 a.m. CDT.

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