Law Commencement

Law School Commencement 2017

For Law School students completing studies in 2016. No tickets required for this celebration event.  No guest limit.

Law Commencement Speaker

Thomas W. Hillier, II

Gonzaga Law School alumni and current trial lawyer.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Student Rehearsal 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in McCarthey Athletic Center- a courtesy event to help students prepare, not required but recommended. 
Law Commencement Mass(Meets Sunday obligation) 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. University Chapel in College Hall.  All are welcome.
Friends and Family Social 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.  Rare Books Room in Foley Library. 

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Law Commencement Ceremony 9:00 to 10:15 a.m. McCarthey Athletic Center

8:00 a.m.  McCarthey doors open for guest seating
8:30 a.m.  Class picture in front of School of Law Building
8:45 a.m.  Graduates line up in the Martin Centre gym
9:00 a.m.  Academic Procession and Ceremony begins
10:15 a.m. Social for graduates, family and faculty at the School of Law

Graduates will be wearing rented academic robes made from recycled material, with a keepsake tam and tassel.  Ordering now available under Quick Links (right margin).

Ceremony Photographs:  Grad images will take three photos of your student at the ceremony –posed before going on stage, while being hooded on stage, and with the dean upon leaving the stage.   Guests will not be allowed onto the ceremony floor to take photographs. Proofs available from vendor within three days.