Pitt Dental Medicine Graduation Celebration

The Celebration Starts Here

The Class of 2022 Diploma Ceremony will begin on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 1pm.

Live captioning will be available for graduates, friends, and family to view separately on their computer or mobile device during the broadcast. The link is http://captionedtext.com/ and the access code is 7488.

Masks will be optional during the ceremony and COVID-19 vaccinations are not required for guests. For more details on the University’s COVID-19 response, please visit coronavirus.pitt.edu.

In an effort to ensure that all events at the Petersen Events Center are conducted in the most secure manner and that we are providing a safe environment for all of our guests, please note that metal detectors will be utilized at all entry points and a clear bag policy will be in effect for commencement ceremonies. We will have signage posted at the key parking areas for your event to alert guests as they enter.

For more information regarding our security policies please refer to the below link. We encourage you to include this in all pre-event communication that is distributed to your students and event attendees.


Please note that staff and student entrances will be exempt from the clear bag policy but will still be screened through metal detectors.

Congratulations Class of 2021

This event took place on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 1pm.

Watch the virtual celebration on YouTube >>

View live captions here and use access code 7488.

Pitt Dental Medicine Class of 2021 list of Graduates >>

Congratulations Class of 2020

Watch the Class of 2020 Diploma Ceremony below