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Graduation Events

School of Science & Engineering
Class of 2022 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

Date: Friday, May 20, 2022
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Yulman Stadium
Guests can enter through Gates A and B. The ceremony will also be livestreamed on the main commencement webpage.

All School of Science and Engineering undergraduates participating in the ceremony should arrive in their regalia to the main gates of Turchin Stadium by 7:30 a.m. on Friday, May 20 and proceed to Mintz Field to collect their walking card and handkerchief/beads for the recessional second-line. Students will then go to Yulman Field to be seated in their designated sections (based on major). 

Latin Honors
Beginning with the Class of 2022, Newcomb-Tulane College will award honor cords to students receiving Latin honors. If you believe you may be eligible for Latin honors, you MUST check in on time in order to ensure that your honors are read and that you receive a cord. We cannot guarantee that you will get your cord and have your honors read if you arrive later than the recommended check-in time. Click here for more information about Latin honors eligibility.

Graduate Hooding and Recognition Ceremony

Date: Friday, May 20, 2022
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: McAlister Auditorium

This ceremony celebrates students who have achieved PhD or master's level degrees in the Schools of Liberal Arts, Science and Engineering, and Medicine - Biomedical Sciences.

Unified Commencement Ceremony

Date: Saturday, May 21, 2022
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Yulman Stadium

The Unified Commencement Ceremony honors the graduating students from all of the university's schools and colleges. It features the pomp and circumstance expected of a traditional commencement celebration with a New Orleans twist. At this ceremony, expect to see the procession of graduates and faculty, the conferral of degrees and hear live jazz.

For additional information, please visit commencement.tulane.edu

Biomedical Engineering

Class of 2020 Special Tent Event
Date: April 22, 2022
Time: 3 - 5 PM
Location: Academic Quad - Richardson

A. C. Suhren Lecture
Speaker: Donald P. Gaver, PhD
Date: April 28, 2022
Time: 4 PM
Location: Stone Auditorium
Reception to follow

Biomedical Engineering Annual Awards Dinner
Date: May 3, 2022
Time: 5:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: LBC - Stibbs

Order of Engineer Ceremony
Date: May 18, 2022
Time: 1:30 -  4 PM
Location: LBC - Qatar Ballroom 212

Cell and Molecular Biology

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Award Ceremony
Date: May 13, 2022
Time: 12-1:30 PM
Location: 600 Lindy Boggs


Chemistry Department Senior Send-Off Luncheon
Date: May 20, 2022
Time: 12 – 2:00 PM
Location: Stern Hall, 2nd Floor Patio
Chemistry graduating seniors, graduate students, faculty, and staff are invited to this luncheon and award ceremony honoring our 2022 graduates!

Computer Science

Annual Computer Science Graduation Party
Date: May 19, 2022
Time: 5 - 7 PM 
CS seniors, alumni, faculty, staff, and their guests, are invited to this graduation celebration. Please be on a lookout for email with an invitation and directions.

Earth and Environmental Sciences

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology


Physics and Engineering Physics

PEP Graduate and Family Lunch
Date: Thursday, May 19
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: LBC Stibbs Room 203


Graduation Reception
Date: May 18, 2022
Time: 4 PM
By invitation only. For additional information please email brain@tulane.edu