School of Medicine Ceremony

School of Medicine Commencement

Saturday, May 4, 2 p.m.

Hawkins Arena, University Center


10:15 - 11:45 a.m. - Rehearsal and Pictures for All Graduates (Hawkins Arena, University Center)

Noon - 1 p.m. - Graduate Lunch provided by School of Medicine (Farmers Market, University Center)

1:15 p.m. - Line Up (Intramural Courts, University Center)

2 p.m. - Ceremony Begins

MUSM will host a reception for all graduates, faculty, staff, and guests in Heritage Hall and the University Center Patio immediately following the ceremony.

2019 Commencement Information (PDF)

Parking (view map)

Rehearsal: Parking is available in the Medical School, Stetson School of Business, and areas near the University Center (UC).  The UC parking area will be blocked so you cannot park at the UC.    

Commencement: Parking at University Center is limited to Handicap parking only.See map of parking areas available during commencement.  Trolley/Golf carts will pick up in the designated parking areas from 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm and deliver to the University Center.  After the event, trolley rides or golf carts will shuttle individuals from the University Center back to parking lots.  Please share the parking information with your family/guest(s).


No limit on the number of guests. 

Area Hotels

Hilton Garden Inn (adjacent to campus)        

1220 Stadium Drive                

(478) 741-5527

TownePlace Suites By Marriott (adjacent to campus)

1550 Mercer University Drive

(478) 812-8522

Marriott City Center (approximately 4.5 miles from campus via I-16W/I-75S)

240 Coliseum Drive

(478) 621-5300

Marriott Residence Inn (approximately 7 miles to campus via I-75N)

3900 Sheraton Drive

478) 475-4280

Homewood Suites by Hilton Macon North (approximately 11 miles from campus via I-75N)

1514 Bass Road

(478) 477-9776