Here is information about important dates during the academic year at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, including dates for Match Day and graduation.

First day for the MD entering class of 2019

August 19, 2019

Match Day 2020

Match Day, where medical students learn their residency assignments, will be held March 20, 2020. The event is not open to the public.

Graduation 2020

Graduation will be held May 8, 2020. Health professions and graduate students will participate in UW-Madison's commencement ceremony, which will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Kohl Center. This event is open to the public. Student recognition ceremonies for individual programs are not open to the public.