Date: Friday, May 19, 2017
Time: 11 a.m., doors open at 10:15 a.m.
Place: Boch Center (formerly Citi Performing Arts Center), Wang Theatre
Welcome to our Commencement web pages. We have included information to help you prepare for your law school graduation.
Graduation Information Form
Please complete the required Graduation Information Form. This form is due by January 20, 2017, and provides the school with information on how your name will appear on your diploma, whether you plan to attend Commencement, and how we can reach you after graduation.
Cap and Gown Orders
Academic regalia is required for participation in the Commencement ceremony. All orders are done online, and regalia is picked up at the law school on the dates indicated on the website. The deadline for ordering is April 14.
Commencement Invitations and Envelopes
Check here for information about Commencement invitations and envelopes, including details about distribution.
Senior Class Reception–Monday, May 15, 2017
Members of the Class of 2017 are invited to attend the Senior Class Reception at the Four Seasons Hotel, hosted by the Board of Trustees, to celebrate their upcoming graduation. Watch your e-mail for invitations with details and RSVP information.
Instructions for Commencement day describe what you need to do and when you are expected to be at various times that day.
Photography and Video
The law school contracts with several photographers and a videographer to offer you professional coverage of your graduation day. Information is included here.
Assistance for Guests with Physical Challenges
If your guests require special assistance, please contact Paula LaMonica at email@example.com or 617-422-7221 as soon as possible but no later than Friday, May 5. Guests with physical challenges may enter the theater at 10 a.m., 15 minutes before the doors officially open. Sign language interpreters will be provided by request only.
Discounted Guest Room Rates, Parking, and Travel Directions
The law school has negotiated special guest room rates at several area hotels. Questions and reservation requests should be directed to the individual hotels.
Driving and public transportation directions are available, along with a map of our neighborhood and parking information.
If you have any questions or need more information, please contact the Office of the Dean at 617-422-7221.