Welcome Back, EVMS Alumni!

Three women graduates in gowns stand in front of the EVMS seal. All are wearing masks.We are pleased to invite members of the classes of 2020 and 2021 to return to walk in this year’s Commencement Ceremony. This website will help you navigate the next few months as you prepare for the big day Saturday, May 14, 2022.

Our current COVID-19 guidance does not require masking, proof of vaccination or a negative test result to attend Commencement exercises; however, please be advised that our masking policies may change with limited notice. We appreciate your understanding as we continue to navigate the pandemic and keep our community members safe during this time of celebration.

For questions or additional information, please contact EVMS Special Events. Find more details about this year's Commencement.

Returning Alumni Checklist 

To prepare for this celebration, please review and complete the items on the checklist below.

*Registration Required: Returning Alumni, please complete each of your registration forms with the same email for checklist items that require a registration. This will ensure that your registrations have been completed correctly, prevent duplicate registrations and reduce the amount of excess communication you receive.




  • Download the 2022 EVMS Commencement App. An invitation was sent to you by email.*
  • Download and share EVMS Digital Resources with your families and friends to celebrate your walking at EVMS Commencement.
  • Update registration for Commencement Week Activities by Friday, April 29, 2022.*


  • Attend a New Alumni Welcome Party to network with the Class of 2022 School of Medicine or School of Health Professions graduates. 
  • Attend a virtual rehearsal Friday, May 13, 2022, at 10 a.m. EDT. If you are unable to attend at this time, a link will be emailed later that day to watch on demand. 
  • Attend the 2022 EVMS Commencement Ceremony Saturday, May 14, 2022, at 10 a.m. EDT.  
  • Attend the Returning Alumni Reception with up to four guests following the EVMS Commencement Ceremony Saturday, May 14, 2022.

Access Certified Electronic Credentials

EVMS is pleased to now provide its graduates with Certified Electronic Credentials. More than a paper credential, this is an official, secure and verifiable pdf version of your accomplishment. With a unique id code and validation URL, you can quickly and easily prove your accomplishments for employers, institutions and others.

You will receive an email with a link to download your credentials when it is available from our trusted partner, CeCredentialTrust. 

For questions or additional information, please email the EVMS Registrar or call 757.446.5805.