Commencement 2019

May 10, 2019, marks the 136th Commencement Day for graduates of the University of Southern California. The USC main Commencement ceremony begins at 8:30 a.m. at Alumni Memorial Park. Following the main ceremony, the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism’s individual satellite ceremony begins at 11 a.m. on McCarthy Quad.

A light-fare reception will be held immediately afterward on Argue Plaza.

Commencement ceremonies

2019 USC Commencement Ceremony

The 136th USC Commencement ceremony begins at 8:30 am at Alumni Memorial Park on Friday, May 10.

2019 USC Annenberg Satellite Ceremony

The USC Annenberg Satellite Ceremony begins at 11:00 a.m. on McCarthy Quad on Friday, May 10.

2018 Ph.D. Hooding Ceremony

The USC Annenberg Ph.D. hooding ceremony begins at 3:30 pm in the Wallis Annenberg Hall Auditorium on Thursday, May 9.

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Commencement-related events