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Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Commencement 2022

The 40th Commencement of Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.

May 22, 2022

Sunday, May 22nd, we celebrated the class of 2022.

  • 9:00 AM

    Tufts University Commencement, in person on the Medford campus.

  • 1:30 PM

    Master’s Degree Ceremony, virtual.
    Family and friends are invited to watch the event live.

  • 3:00 PM

    D.V.M. and P.h.D. Ceremony, in person on the Grafton campus.
    Master’s degree graduates are welcome to participate as well.
    The ceremony will be held on campus under a tent.
    Masks are required inside buildings for this event.
    This is not a ticketed event; there is no limit to the number of guests.

    For those who can't attend the ceremony in person, it will be live-streamed.

    In accordance with university policy, all guests for any on-campus event must be up to date on their COVID-19 vaccinations, which means that, if eligible, they must also have received a booster. All guests must bring an ID and vaccine card with them.


Tufts University Commencement Office
Ballou Hall, 4th Floor
Tufts University
Medford, MA 02155
Phone: 617-627-3636

Office of Admissions
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: (508) 839-7920