Columbia University Medical Center

Watch CUMC Graduation Ceremonies Live


The University Commencement ceremony of the 262nd Academic Year is Wednesday, May 18, at 10:30 a.m. on the Morningside campus.





College of Physicians & Surgeons

May 18, 2 p.m. ET

Speaker: Paula A. Johnson, MD, MPH, chief of the Division of Women’s Health at Harvard Medical School and Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital



Mailman-graduationMailman School of Public Health
May 17, 4 p.m. ET

Speaker: Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood Action Fund



Columbia-dental-graduation-2015College of Dental Medicine
May 19, 10:30 a.m. ET

Speaker: Melissa Begg, ScD, Vice Provost for Academic Programs, professor of biostatistics in public health, and co-director of the Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research



columbia-nursing-graduationSchool of Nursing
May 17, 10 a.m. ET

Speaker: Sheila P. Burke, MPA, RN, FAAN, public policy adviser at Baker Donelson and former executive dean of the Harvard Kennedy School