Convocation & Commencement

UM SSW Convocation

Convocation is the ceremony for all Social Work graduates; it is during this ceremony that you will walk across the stage, be hooded by faculty and have photographs taken. 

The UM SSW Convocation is for all May and July 2020 graduates and for those who graduated in December 2019.  Information on the ceremony can be found here.

Convocation 2020 will take place at 9am on Friday, May 15, 2020 at the Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric Center for Fine Arts House in Baltimore, MD.

Links to important resources concerning the UM SSW Convocation Ceremony.

UMB Commencement

Date, Time, and Place

Thursday, May 14, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., at Royal Farms Arena. Candidates should enter the main entrance on Baltimore Street and follow the signs directing you to your degree assembly area.

UMB Commencement Website

May 2020 graduates will be able to pick up their diploma at the conclusion of the event (those not in attendance will have their diploma's mailed to them)