Schedule | Schedule and Plan

Schedule for Commencement 2017

Thursday, June 8: Investiture of Doctoral Hoods

  • PhD and ScD candidates in all departments and Schools receive their academic hoods at the Investiture of Doctoral Hoods in the Johnson Athletics Center (morning, start time TBA)
  • Receptions following the ceremony

Also on June 8: MIT Sloan Master’s Convocations

MFinance Convocation

  • 10 am–noon (doors open at 9 am) at the Marriott Hotel in Kendall Square  Contact
  • Reception for MFinance candidates and families at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, Cambridge, 6–9 pm

MBA Convocation

  • 3 pm, Boston venue TBA

Friday, June 9: Commencement Day

  • Graduates report to Johnson Athletics Center by 8 am
  • Doors to Killian Court open at 7:30 am
  • Killian Court entrance closed for Procession 9:45 am
  • Entrance reopened after Procession 10:15 am
  • Recession 1-1:30 pm
  • School and Department Receptions

 

Also on June 9: Tech Night at the Pops, organized by the MIT Alumni Association. Graduating students will be advised when tickets are available for purchase.