Graduates of master’s and doctoral programs through the MIT School of Engineering and Schwarzman College of Computing will be recognized during an in-person, school/college-specific ceremony taking place on Thursday, May 26, 2022. Guests — up to 4 per graduate — will be welcomed at these celebrations and hoods will be presented to doctoral candidates. For more information or questions about the School of Engineering and Schwarzman College of Computing advanced degree ceremony, please reach out to Tia Giurleo at

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Advanced degree ceremony

Honoring graduates of master’s and doctoral programs in the MIT School of Engineering and Schwarzman College of Computing.

Date: Thursday, May 26, 2022
Location: Briggs Field
Time: 1:00–3:00 pm

  • Graduates, 12:00 pm, line up at Briggs Field.
  • Guests arrive between 12:00–1:00 pm, four (4) tickets per graduate.
  • A ticket is required for all those ages three (3) and older. Babies and children ages two (2) and under do not need tickets.
  • Following the graduation ceremony, graduates will be invited by their home departments or programs for program-specific receptions and celebrations. Please contact the individual program director or department for more information about the time and location for these events.