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MCW 2019 Commencement Events

Milwaukee Campus

Ceremony for Graduate and Medical Students

Ceremony for Graduate and Medical Students

  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2019
  • Time: 1:30-3:30 pm; Doors will open at 12:30 pm
  • Location: Miller High Life Theater, 500 W. Kilbourn Ave.
  • Tickets: No tickets required. Seating is first-come, first-serve.
  • Streaming: Commencement will be streaming live beginning at 1:00 pm on Friday, May 17.
  • Photos: EDUphotos will be present at the Commencement Ceremony to capture photos of students as they cross the stage to receive their diploma. Professional photos will be posted following the event.
  • Contact: Please contact Special Events at mcwevents@mcw.edu with questions related to the Commencement Ceremony. The following link has a list of hotels located conveniently to the Milwaukee Theatre. There are many graduations taking place in downtown Milwaukee, so please make your reservations early.
Graduate School Events and Announcements

Graduate School Events and Announcements

MCW Graduate School Commencement Celebration

  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2019
  • Time: 10:00 am
  • Location: Miller High Life Theatre - Plankinton Hall, 500 W. Kilbourn Ave.
  • RSVPs: Formal invitations for participation at the 2019 Graduate School Commencement Hooding Ceremony and Bruncheon with entree choices will be mailed in early March. Advance RSVP’s are required. Reservation deadline is Friday, April 12, 2019. Candidates/mentors will receive more specific details via email closer to event.
  • Details: The MCW Graduate School Commencement Celebration is designed to honor and share the accomplishments of the graduates with fellow students, faculty, family and friends. The day’s events will start at 10:00 am with a formal hooding ceremony in Plankinton Hall were all graduates will be hooded. The Dean’s Commencement Bruncheon will follow the hooding ceremony and include time for photos to be taken. The day’s celebration is completed with a formal combined commencement ceremony starting at 1:30 pm in the Miller High Life Theatre where diplomas are presented to each graduate. Tickets for attending the combined commencement ceremony are not required.
  • Contact: Graduate School: gradschool@mcw.edu or (414) 955-8218
Medical School Events and Announcements

Medical School Events and Announcements

MCW-Milwaukee Medical School Hooding Ceremony (optional)

  • Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
  • Location: Miller High Life Theatre, 500 W. Kilbourn Ave.
  • Tickets: No tickets are required. Seating is first come, first serve.
  • Details: The Medical Student Hooding Ceremony is an optional ceremony for Medical Students. Advanced sign­up is required for students to participate. The hooding ceremony signifies a scholarly personal achievement. The student may select a graduated member (senior leaders, faculty and special hooders) of the profession (must hold either an MD or DO degree) to place the hood on the student as a symbol of their passage from student status to graduate status.
  • Photos: EDUphotos will be present at the Hooding Ceremony to capture photos of students as they are hooded. Professional photos will be linked here following the event.
  • Contact: MCW-Milwaukee Medical School Events, MKE-SOM_events@mcw.edu
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MCW-Milwaukee Medical School Senior Dinner (optional)

  • Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • Time: 5:00-8:00 pm
  • Location: Wisconsin Center, 400 W. Wisconsin Ave. Please use entrance located on the North East corner of W. Wells Street and N. 4th St.
  • RSVPs: Advanced RSVPs are required. Walk­-Ins are not permitted. Invitations will be emailed in March.
  • Costs: MCW will cover the cost for the Medical Student and one guest. Additional guests can attend and must submit payment when RSVP is sent in.
  • Attire: Cocktail Party Attire
  • Contact: MCW-Milwaukee Medical School Events, MKE-SOM_events@mcw.edu
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Green Bay Campus

Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Ceremony

  • Date: Friday, May 31, 2019
  • Time: 1:00 pm; Doors open at noon
  • Location: St. Norbert, Walter Theater, 315 Third St., De Pere, WI
  • Tickets: No tickets required. Seating is first come, first serve.
  • Contact: Please contact the Office of Special Events at mcwevents@mcw.edu with questions related to the Commencement Ceremony. More details coming soon.
Graduate Dinner

Graduate Dinner

  • Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Location: Lambeau Field – Legends Club, 1265 Lombardi Ave., Green Bay, WI 54304
  • Attire: Cocktail Party Attire
  • RSVPs: Advanced RSVPs are required. Walk­-Ins are not permitted. Invitations forthcoming.
  • Contact: Please contact the Office of Special Events at mcwevents@mcw.edu with questions related to the Graduate Dinner. More details coming soon.

Central Wisconsin Campus

Ceremony

Ceremony

  • Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 am; Doors open at 10:00 am
  • Location: Rothschild Pavilion, 1104 Park St., Rothschild, WI 54474
  • Tickets: No tickets required. Seating is first come, first serve.
  • Contact: Please contact the Office of Special Events at mcwevents@mcw.edu with questions related to the Commencement Ceremony.
Graduate Awards Dinner

Graduate Awards Dinner

  • Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Location: Wausau Hilton Garden Inn, 2101 N. Mountain Rd., Wausau, WI 54401
  • Attire: Cocktail Party Attire
  • RSVPs: Advanced RSVPs are required. Walk­-Ins are not permitted. Invitations forthcoming.
  • Contact: Please contact the Office of Special Events at mcwevents@mcw.edu with questions related to the Graduate Awards Dinner. More details coming soon.

Contact Us

Special Events

(414) 955-4741
mcwevents@mcw.edu

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