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WashULaw Commencement - May 15, 2015

Washington University School of Law saluted its graduates and their families at Commencement Ceremonies on May 15, 2015. The festivities began with the University Commencement Ceremony in the Brookings Quadrangle.  

A reception for graduates, alumni, and guests was held in Anheuser-Busch Hall, Crowder Courtyard (No. 301) immediately following the university ceremony. 

The Washington University School of Law Ceremony began with the law school processional into the Brookings Quadrangle. Professor Stephen Legomsky represented the law school faculty as the 2015 Faculty Marshal. JD Class Marshals were Nicole D. Berkowitz and Lucas R. Deppermann, and the LLM Class Marshal was Rana Abdulaziz Almaghrabi.

Nancy Staudt, dean and Howard & Caroline Cayne Professor of Law, delivered Remarks to the Graduates. JD candidate Isaac William Amon and JSD candidate Silvana Del Valle Bustos were the Class Speakers of 2105. Elizabeth Walsh, associate dean for student services, and Peter Cramer, assistant dean of Graduate and International Programs read the names for the presentation of diplomas. 


If you have any questions, please contact Jeanetta Nixon, Events Department, by email - jnixon@wulaw.wustl.edu, or by phone - 314.935.6551.

After Commencement

Diplomas will be available after the law school ceremony, under the overhang of Ridgley Hall.

If a graduate is unable to attend Commencement, his or her diploma will be held for pickup until June 1, 2015, at: Office of Student Records | Olin Women's Building | Room 50, lower level |(314) 935-5959 | Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Diplomas not picked up by June 1, 2015, will be mailed to the address listed on the student's intent to graduate form.


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Future Recognition Ceremony Dates

Saturday, December 5, 2015
Saturday, December 3, 2016

Future Commencement Dates

University and Law School
Friday, May 20, 2016
Friday, May 19, 2017