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School of Medicine Commencement 2019

Commencement for the UC Irvine School of Medicine Class of 2019 will be held Saturday, June 1, at 9:30 a.m.

Ceremonies will be followed by a champagne reception from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The commencement speaker is John LePook.

On the day of the event, you also will be able to view a live stream of the commencement ceremonies › (link coming soon)

View additional commencement information:

Regalia Rentals »

Commencement caps, gowns and hoods may be ordered by March 30, 2018 at the links below.

Lodging and Dining »

Local lodging options

View a directory of Orange County hotels offering UC Irvine rates ›

Local dining options

Looking for a place to toast your medical student's commencement? There are many popular restaurants in the vicinity of the UC Irvine campus.

Here are a few options in surrounding area:

Parking Map »

Commencement parking:

Follow directional signs to the Anteater/Engineering Parking Structure (APS) off East Peltason Drive, near Anteater Drive.

There will be shuttle service to and from the event.

Gift Opportunities »

Looking for a way to acknowledge your UC Irvine School of Medicine graduate?

A commemorative brick or paver at UC Irvine’s Medical Education Building is the perfect way to honor your new physician. Your support will help the School of Medicine continue to deliver outstanding education to our current students and the many students who will follow in their footsteps.

Featured opportunities

  • Engraved brick — Small brick located in the walkway of the Medical Education Building, $400
  • Engraved paver — Large paver located in the patio of the Medical Education Building, $1,000

For more information on the featured brick and paver opportunities, please visit: 

School of Medicine memorabilia

The UC Irvine Bookstore has plenty of UC Irvine memorabilia you can purchase for your graduate, including mugs, sweatshirts, and license plate frames. Class rings are also available to order through links found on the bookstore’s website.

UC Irvine memorabilia and gifts, including fresh flowers and leis for $10-$40, are available for purchase at the ceremonies.

There also will be booths at the ceremonies where where you can purchase flower/lei gifts for your grad. Visit Commencement Flowers website for more information about their products and flowers.

Want to stay connected? View the alumni association's membership page ›

Questions? Please contact the graduation coordinator for UC Irvine School of Medicine.

Nancy Guirguis