Graduation & Commencement


The Johns Hopkins University confers degrees at the conclusion of its Summer, Fall, and Spring semesters.
Apply for graduation through SIS Self-Service. After signing in, at the top left click Registration → Program of Study Info → Apply for Graduation. Students who apply to graduate will be contacted via JHU email with important information about graduation status, commencement ceremony attendance, and diplomas.
Deadlines for Graduation Applications
Summer 2018 - June 15, 2018

Fall 2018 – September 21, 2018

Spring 2019 – February 22, 2019

If the deadline for your specific term has passed, please contact the Registrar’s Office at

The Carey Business School holds graduation ceremonies for degree recipients in the spring and summer. Fall degree recipients are invited to participate in the spring ceremony. Graduation ceremony information is sent via JHU email in early March for the spring ceremonies. Information is sent in late June for the summer ceremony.

Carey Business school Ceremony SUMMER 2018

The Summer 2018 ceremony is for degree recipients graduating in the Summer 2018 semester. The ceremony is Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 3:00 PM at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. The Meyerhoff is located at 1212 Cathedral St. Baltimore, MD 21201. Click here for directions, parking, and public transportation options.


Carey Business School now offers Certified Electronic Diplomas (CeDiplomas) for students who graduated with a degree* May 2016 or later. For more information, please visit the Johns Hopkins University website.

*CeDiplomas are also available for students who graduated with a certificate Fall 2017 or later.


Questions about graduation? Email