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UND and SMHS Commencement details

As UND’s various Commencement activities get closer, please note the following details:

MD Commencement

The forty-sixth granting of the Doctor of Medicine degree by the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences will take place at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 8, 2021. Given the ongoing pandemic, this year’s Spring Commencement ceremony will be held in-person for students and other SMHS-affiliated participants only. The event will be broadcast LIVE at (and a recording will be made available at a later date).

Graduate, undergraduate, and health sciences student commencement

SMHS students completing any of the School’s other eight programs will “graduate” via UND’s virtual Spring Commencement event. This event (pre-recorded in part on May 1) will be made available for viewing at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 15 here.