May 11, 2018; 9 a.m.; Okey Patteson Auditorium at WVU Health Sciences Center

Faculty are invited to celebrate the masters, PhD, and MD/PhD graduates in the Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy on Friday, May 11 at 9 a.m. in Okey Patteson Auditorium.

As a faculty member, you can participate in three ways:

  • Serve as a hooding faculty member. Regalia will be required. 
  • Serve as faculty in the processional.  Regalia will be required.
  • Attend the ceremony in the audience.  No regalia required.

If you are planning to walk in the processional, please RSVP to Holly Legleiter at or 304-293-7207, to reserve space in the seating area.  

If you are hooding a student in the ceremony, detailed information will be sent to you directly. For additional information, visit the commencement web page:

Staff, students and families are also invited to attend and stay for a reception in the Pylons/Learning Center Commons area.