judith jacobiCommencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 11, 2019

Commencement Speaker: Judith Jacobi, PharmD
2-4 p.m.
Northrop Auditorium (doors open to guests at 12:45 p.m.)
84 Church Street SE, Minneapolis MN 55455

About our speaker
Dr. Judith Jacobi, PharmD, FCCM, MCCM, BCCCP has been a critical care pharmacist for 37 years and has worked in all types of critical care units in large and medium sized hospital, most recently at Indiana University Health, Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. She has recently changed to part-time status and is a Senior Consultant for Visante, Inc. In addition to a full-time clinical role she has been President of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, a multi-professional organization and the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.
She was the first pharmacist to serve that role in SCCM. She has trained 31 critical care pharmacy residents and precepted numerous students for Purdue, Butler, Manchester Schools of Pharmacy and various others.  Dr. Jacobi received a BS in Pharmacy from Purdue University and a PharmD from the University of Minnesota. Her critical care training was at The Ohio State University. She is a Board Certified Critical Care Pharmacist and serves on that specialty council for the Board of Pharmacy Specialties. Dr. Jacobi is on the editorial boards of Critical Care Medicine and the Journal of Critical Care, has published several clinical practice guidelines and chapters.

Information For Students

Academic Apparel

Rent your tam, gown, and hood online by Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 11:59 eastern time:

Late orders will incur a fee and may be placed by contacting Herff Jones directly at (952) 447-4449 or

MS/PhD Graduate Student Hooding Ceremony

Friday, May 8th, 2020
12:00 - 2:00 pm
Indoor Club Room, TCF Bank Stadium
Students graduating with their MS or PhD degree & guests are invited to attend a hooding ceremony luncheon.

PharmD Celebration & Awards

Friday, May 8th, 2020
5:00 - 7:00 pm
DQ Club Room, TCF Bank Stadium
PharmD students and up to three guests are invited to attend a celebration & awards ceremony with social hour and appetizer buffet.

PharmD Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 9th, 2020
Northrop Auditorium (doors open to guests at 12:45 pm)
84 Church Street SE, Minneapolis MN 55455

  • PharmD students should check-in by 12:45 pm, in their gowns and ready for photos at 1:00 pm sharp.