Four friends smile while walking hand in hand wearing black graduation robes

Credit: Will Kirk / Johns Hopkins University

Campus close-up

Strolling toward Commencement

Students and families countdown to the big day: Thursday, May 23

Class of 2024, it's time to take your regalia for a test drive. Walk around the Homewood campus any day between now and Thursday, May 23, and you are sure to spot some pre-Commencement photo ops like this one documented on Sunday by university photographer and alumnus Will Kirk.

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