Duquesne University School of Law

School of Law Commencement

Photo of a law school student at graduation ceremony

Event Details

2017 Commencement event details

Please visit the above links for day-of-event details. 


Planning Details

Commencement is mandatory for all graduating students, and graduates have a number of responsibilities prior to Commencement events.

  • Complete J.D. and LL.M. degree requirements
  • Submit a J.D. degree application or LL.M. degree application
  • Review the list of important graduation-related dates and deadlines
  • Learn about ordering or purchasing graduation regalia and day-of-event regalia protocol
  • Attend the Graduation Fair
  • Complete Graduation Photo Information Form (Mr. Brand will be mailing a proof to each student that completes the form)
  • Attend the day/part-time day or evening Class of 2017 photo shoots (you must attend your division's photo shoot)
  • Review day-of-event details for Commencement
  • Review local hotel options and discounts



Please review all links above and consult the graduation memo emailed to students. If you have questions, please contact the Law School Registrar's Office. 


Commencement Video Archive