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White Coat Ceremony

The USC School of Medicine Greenville White Coat Ceremony celebrates an important milestone in the lives of our first-year medical students. During the ceremony, students pledge their commitment to the profession and to the health of the patients they will serve. Students also receive their white coats, a symbol of their entry into the medical profession.

Class of 2020

White Coat Ceremony

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

McAlister Auditorium
Furman University
3300 Poinsett Highway
Greenville, South Carolina

Ceremony begins at 2 p.m.
Seating begins at 1:30 p.m.

This is a non-ticketed event. Ample seating is available.



Get Driving Directions



Vehicles arriving on campus will be directed by signs and event staff to the “A” parking lot north of Furman’s chapel. From there, students and guests will walk around the traffic circle to the front of McAlister Auditorium. Vehicles with handicap placards and license plates will be directed into the lot adjacent to Daniel Music Building.

Please refer to the map for the locations of the “A” and handicap parking lots. View/Print Furman Campus Map


Suggested Accomodations

Hyatt Regency
220 North Main St
Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 235-1234
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Courtyard Marriott
50 West Broad St, 
Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 451-5700
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Hampton Inn
171 Riverplace
Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 271-8700
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Embassy Suites
670 Verdae Blvd
Greenville, SC 29607
(864) 676-9090

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Hilton Greenville
45 W Ordchard Park Dr
Greenville, SC 29615
(864) 232-4747
Hotel Website

*Very limited availability
but they do have a GHS