White Coat Ceremony


Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Western University, London, Ontario

The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry looks forward to welcoming first year Medical and Dental students in the Class of 2023, as well as Internationally Trained Dentists in the Class of 2021, to our traditional White Coat Ceremony.

This milestone represents the official start of your Medical and Dental training and serves as a symbolic welcome into your professions.

We look forward to celebrating this milestone with you, your families and friends.

Student Registration

Time: 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Location: Alumni Hall Lobby

Attendance at the White Coat Ceremony is mandatory for all incoming students. Please avoid planning vacations, trips or family events on this date.

White Coat Ceremony

Time: 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Alumni Hall, Western University
Parking:  Medway Parking Lot - complimentary parking with shuttle service

Class Photos

Time: Immediately following ceremony
Location: University College Hill

Campus Maps

Click here to view Campus Map - Walking Route.

Click here to view Campus Map - Shuttle Route.
Two shuttle buses will be available to transfer guests from Medway Parking Lot to Alumni Hall prior to the Ceremony and back again after the Ceremony. One of the shuttle buses will be wheelchair accessible.

Schulich Medicine & Dentistry is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. Please contact kathy.sadler@schulich.uwo.ca if you have any particular accommodation requirements or require information in an alternate format.