White Coat Ceremony

September 19, 2020  •  11 a.m.  •  Hawkins Arena

The White Coat Ceremony is a rite of passage at the School of Medicine. In the presence of faculty, staff and family, medical students are welcomed into the profession of medicine donning their first white coats. As a class, students recite the Hippocratic Oath for the first time to acknowledge their commitment to caring for patients.