White Coat Ceremony

As part of a long historical tradition, students at P站视频 receive their clinical white coats in our annual ceremony.

Stage during White Coat Ceremony

In an annual ceremony, first year students will receive their clinical white coats at the White Coat Ceremony.

During the ceremony, students from each campus will pledge their commitment to uphold the standards of tomorrow's healthcare team and preparing for their future as healthcare professionals.

Friends and family of students are welcome to attend. There will be no tickets and seating will be on a first come first serve basis. Doors open 1 hour before the ceremonies begin. 
 

Save the Date

Downer's Grove

Ceremony 1 鈥 Saturday, October 5, 2024 at 10 a.m.

Featuring:

  • Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (CCOM)
  • College of Pharmacy - Downer's Grove (CPDG)

Ceremony 2 鈥 Saturday, October 5, 2024 at 2 p.m.

Featuring:

  • College of Health Sciences - IL (CHS)
  • College of Dental Medicine - IL (CDMI)
  • Chicago College of Optometry (CCO)
     

Glendale

Ceremony 1 鈥 Friday September 27, 2024 at 4 p.m. 

Featuring:

  • Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine (AZCOM)
  • Arizona College of Podiatric Medicine (AZCPM)

Ceremony 2 鈥 Saturday September 28, 2024 at 10 a.m.

Featuring:

  • College of Dental Medicine - Arizona (CDMA)
  • College of Pharmacy - Glendale (CPG)
  • College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM)

Ceremony 3 鈥 Saturday September 28, 2024 at 2 p.m.

Featuring:

  • College of Health Sciences (CHS)
  • Arizona College of Optometry (AZCOPT)
     

Contact Information

For additional information, please contact your College Dean's Office.

2023 White Coat Ceremonies

Downers Grove, IL

Ceremony #1

Saturday, October 7, 2023 | 10:00a.m.
Cardinal Hall 

  • Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • College of Pharmacy, Downers Grove

Downers Grove, IL

Ceremony #2

Saturday, October 7, 2023 | 2:00p.m.
Cardinal Hall

  • College of Health Sciences 
  • College of Dental Medicine - Illinois
  • Chicago College of Optometry

Glendale, AZ

Ceremony #1

Friday, September 29, 2023 | 4:00p.m.
Auditorium 

  • Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Arizona College of Podiatric Medicine 

Glendale, AZ

Ceremony #2

Saturday, September 30, 2023 | 10:00a.m.
Auditorium 

  • College of Dental Medicine - Arizona
  • College of Pharmacy - Glendale
  • College of Veterinary Medicine

Glendale, AZ

Ceremony #3

Saturday, September 30, 2023 | 2:00p.m.
Auditorium 

  • College of Health Sciences
  • Arizona College of Optometry