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Virtual OHSU Convocation & School of Dentistry Hooding Ceremony

We are excited to celebrate with you virtually for the 2021 OHSU Convocation and School of Dentistry Hooding Ceremonies!

Convocation will commence at 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 6. Click here to view the O2 calendar entry, and add this important event to your online calendar.

The link below will take you to a page that will populate with live links to the events just before 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 6, to ensure the real-time feel of Convocation – you will not be able to access these events if you click the link in advance. You may share this link with friends or family who wish to watch along with the Convocation and graduation events. We do not recommend using Internet Explorer – please choose another browser if possible.

This year's Convocation speakers include:

Keynote speaker - Governor Kate Brown, State of Oregon

Welcome Address by President Danny Jacobs, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S.

Board of Directors Message by Mr. Wayne Monfries, Chairman

Faculty Senate Greetings from Dr. Karen Eden, President

All-Hill Student Council Message from Dr. Douglas Rice, President

Following the Convocation, you will be able to join the School of Dentistry Hooding Ceremony at the same link below.

Schedule of Events

Please note that the links to the events below will not be live until the times listed.

OHSU Virtual Convocation 2021 will commence at 10:00 AM

The School of Dentistry Hooding Ceremony will commence at 11:00 AM

Immediately upon the conclusion of the Virtual Hooding Ceremony, all are welcome to further celebrate our graduates in a more interactive live WebEx celebration. There will be seven breakout rooms available, one for each of the six group practices as well as a shared room for our Advanced Education graduates. All School of Dentistry members, graduates, friends and family are welcome to join any and all celebrations. All sessions will be recorded. Please see the attached list of celebration links.

Graduating students: Find updated information regarding convocation on Student Central.

Graduation Photos

View and purchase your senior portraits from the 2021 Online Gallery.

Be sure to share your photos leading up to the event using #OHSUGrad and emailing them to


Regalia orders have been placed by the School of Dentistry on behalf of the graduating students. We will be in touch when we have further information regarding distribution of your hoods.


Diplomas will be available to students once the degree verification process has been completed. Graduates with outstanding degree requirements should contact their registrar following completion of these requirements.

Important Links

Apply to Graduate

Calendar of Important Events & Deadlines

Convocation Online Guide

Diversity Cord Nomination

Order Diploma Frame

Order Official Transcripts

Order Regalia

Verification of Education Form

Visit the Alumni site for Practice Opportunities

Faculty information

Deadline to purchase regalia: TBD 2022

Deadline to rent regalia: TBD 2022

Deadline to RSVP for Faculty Appreciation Brunch: TBD 2022

Appreciation Brunch: TBD 2022

Faculty Robing: TBD 2022


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Office: 503-494-8825