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Johns Hopkins Commencement
Thursday, May 20, 2010

 2009
Commencement and Undergraduate Diploma Ceremony

For more than 6,000 Johns Hopkins University students, years of hard work, good times, intellectual intensity and personal growth will reach their culmination at Commencement 2010.

The academic exercises ending the university's 134th year will be held at 9:15 a.m. on Thursday, May 20, at Homewood Field.

At that ceremony, JHU's president will confer bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees and certificates on graduates from all nine of the university's schools. The schools also have scheduled diploma award ceremonies or other convocations at which they will further recognize the achievements of their own graduates. Those will take place at various times from Wednesday, May 19, through Friday, May 21.

This Web site will furnish you with information on the university-wide ceremony, ceremonies at the schools, parking, Baltimore hotels and restaurants, and other logistics. It also includes information of interest about previous Commencements at Johns Hopkins and will be updated after the 2010 ceremonies with links that will help you to remember this special event.

For questions and additional information, please call 410-516-7711 or email Eileen Fader at efader@jhu.edu.

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