Schedule of Events

For Graduates and Faculty

School of Medicine Class of 2017 Graduation Week Events

Below is a list of graduation week events. Please be sure you register for all events you plan to attend. Please note, we will use the information you enter on registration to communicate with you about the events.

Wednesday, May 17

Senior Golf Tournament
Register by Friday, May 12

Lakeridge Golf Course
Registration 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Tournament 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Online Registration for the Senior Golf Tournament

Thursday, May 18

Awards Ceremony
Register by Thursday, May 11

Nightingale Concert Hall

University of Nevada, Reno
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Online Registration for the Awards Ceremony

Art Show and Reception

Renown Regional Medical Center, Tahoe Tower Lobby, Ground Floor
3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
No registration required.

Dean's Dinner
Register by Tuesday, May 9

Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, Grand Ballrooms 4-7 (all locations)

  • 5:30 p.m. Cocktails
  • 6:30 p.m. Dinner

All attendees must register in advance for the Dean's Dinner. Tickets are $65 per person. Graduating M.D. students are hosted.
Online Registration for the Dean's Dinner

Friday, May 19

Academic Hooding Ceremony

All faculty participating in processional, please register in advance. Regalia required – please email to rent regalia or call (775) 682-9605.

Lawlor Events Center, Reno

  • 9 a.m. Class Photo and Student Rehearsal
  • 11:30 a.m. Hooders Rehearsal
  • 12:30 p.m. Processional Line-up
    (platform party, hooders, students and faculty)
  • 1 p.m. Ceremony

Registration is not required for non-faculty members.

To ensure we have ample processional seating we request that all faculty register in advance

In case of rain, please review the inclement weather procedures.

*Video/photos will be taken at this event and potentially used in University promotional materials. By attending this event, you consent to have your photo taken and allow the University of Nevada, Reno to use this photo and/or video. If you don't want your photo taken, please let organizers know.*