School of Medicine Commencement Ceremony 2023

UTRGV School of Medicine, Class of 2023
The UTRGV Performing Arts Complex A
1201 West University Drive
Edinburg, TX 78539

Date: Saturday, May 13, 2023 | 5:00 p.m. CST

Commencement Map

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Grad Slides

The Grad Slides will be available for viewing on Thursday, May 11, starting at 8:00 a.m.. You will be able to download or share the slide via Facebook or Twitter. Graduates can search for their slide by degree or name. The recommended web browsers for viewing are Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. Internet Explorer is not recommended.

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Order of Ceremony

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School of Medicine Dean

Michael B. Hocker, M.D., M.H.S.

Michael B. Hocker, M.D., M.H.S.
Dean, UTRGV School of Medicine
Senior Vice President, UT Health RGV


2023 Keynote Speaker

Dr. Julieta V. García

Julieta Villarreal García, Ph.D.
Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient; Professor, UTRGV Department of Communication; Former President, The University of Texas at Brownsville