Student Hoodings

We asked our graduates to find meaningful or creative ways to share their at-home hoodings with us. Their response was overwhelming. Experience their joy with this compilation video.

Doctor of Medicine Hooding and Conferment Ceremony

 Watch our celebration of the MD Class of 2020! From our prestigious keynote to reading of the names to viewing student’s at-home hooding videos, this virtual ceremony comes from the homes and private offices of our faculty and guests to honor our graduates in these unprecedented times.

Order of Events:

  • Welcome
  • Prayer of Invocation
  • Address to Graduates
  • Introduction of the Hood
  • Presentation of the Candidates
  •  Graduate Hooding
  • Physician’s Oath
  • Conferral of Degree
  • Benediction
  • Faculty and Staff Farewell


Herff Jones has delayed the return date for your regalia until after the October 31 in-person event on the Reynolda campus. If you have questions about regalia, please contact Delia Rhodes at to update your order.

In-Person Hooding and Graduation

Wake Forest University will be holding an in-person hooding and commencement ceremonies for 2020 graduates on October 31. We hope to see you at this event or a future graduation.