Commencement Ceremony

The 120th commencement ceremony of University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry will be held on Sunday, June 14, 2015 at 2:00 pm at the Masonic Center, 1111 California Street, San Francisco.

Following the presentation of the mace during the academic procession, University President Pamela Eibeck and Dean Patrick J. Ferrillo, Jr. will confer degrees and certificates upon candidates in the Dental Hygiene, Doctor of Dental Surgery, International Dental Studies, Advanced Education in General Dentistry, Graduate Orthodontics, and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery programs.

During the ceremony, candidates, faculty and staff wear traditional academic regalia, which identify their academic degrees by distinctive gowns and colors. In addition, graduates who earned academic honors will wear key-shaped pendants with their regalia.