What the 2019 White Coat Ceremony live beginning at 2 p.m.

White Coat Ceremony 2019

  • Complete information will be given to medical students during New Student Orientation. Parents, family, and friends who wish to attend the ceremony should check with their medical student for all details. 
  • Ceremony Date and Time: Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 2pm (The ceremony lasts approximately 1.5 hours)
  • Students must report by 1pm for a class picture and to be lined up. 
  • Location: The Alabama Theatre
    • Doors to the Alabama Theater will open approximately 1 hour before the event (rain or shine). 
    • Guests who arrive early should expect to stand outside until the doors open. 
  • Parking: There is no reserved parking for this event. Students and their guests are responsible for finding their own parking. 
  • FAQ: Most answers to questions about the ceremony can be found here
  • Livestream: The livestream will begin at 2pm on the day of the ceremony.

White Coat Walk-Through (Students only): 

  • Friday, August 16, at 1:30pm in the Jemison Concert Hall
  • Students must attend the walk-through in order to participate in the White Coat Ceremony.
  • Dress for the walk-through is casual.
  • You do not need to bring anything with you to the walk-through.

White Coat Welcome Event (hosted by the Medical Alumni Association)

  • This event is open to all new students and their families.
  • For more information, click here