Commencement at a Glance



Dinner Dance - City Avenue Hilton

Reception 6 p.m.
Dinner (followed by the awards presentation and dancing) 7 p.m.

FRIDAY, JULY 27, 2018

Commencement Day - Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Class and faculty photographs (see below for arrival times)  
Ceremony begins 12 p.m.


July 27, 2018

Graduates will report to the Kimmel Center - Tier 2 (2nd floor) to sign in ten minutes before the times listed below:

Master of Science in Health Sciences - Physician Assistant Studies 9:15 a.m.
Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences 9:30 a.m.
Master of Science in Organizational Development and Leadership 9:40 a.m.
Master of Science in Public Health Management and Administration 9:50 a.m.
Master of Science in Aging and Long-Term Care Administration 9:50 a.m.
Master of Science in Forensic Medicine 9:50 a.m.
Master of Science in School Psychology 10 a.m.
Educational Specialist in School Psychology 10:10 a.m.
Doctor of Psychology in School Psychology 10:20 a.m.
Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling/Master of Science in Counseling and Clinical Health Psychology 10:30 a.m.
Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology 10:40 a.m.

Important Reminders


Be on Time

Please do not be late for your class photo. Continental breakfast is available for graduates only until 11:15 a.m.


We recommend the Kimmel Center parking lot. Once the Kimmel Center lot is full, you can park at the Doubletree Hotel southwest corner of Broad & Locust Streets (entrance from Broad Street on both sides). Parking fee is unknown.

Graduates Picking up Their Commencement Package on Commencement Day

For graduates who are picking up their Commencement Package on the day of commencement, admission tickets for family members and guests will be available at the PCOM Ticket Table in the lobby, cap and gown will be available on Tier 2 of the Kimmel Center after 9 a.m.