Pre- Recognition Ceremony Activities

This information is subject to change so please check back frequently. UPDATES will be posted when available.

Service Awards Ceremony
11 a.m., Thursday, May 14
Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 310)
Please RSVP by May 10

Academic Excellence Ceremony
1:30 p.m., Thursday, May 14
Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom (Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 310)
RSVP by May 10

Clinical Education Program Graduation Open House
2 p.m.- 4 p.m., Thursday, May 14
Clinic Education Suite (Anheuser-Busch Hall, Rooms 105-128)
All graduating current and former law clinic/externship students and guests are invited to attend.


Post- Recognition Ceremony Activities

Return of Regalia
May 15-17
Rental regalia must be returned no later than Sunday, May 17, 2019. On May 18, return regalia to the lower level of the Danforth Campus bookstore. An additional site will be available between Simon Hall and Seigle Hall. For more information, please contact the Danforth Campus bookstore’s general merchandise department at (314) 935-5606 or

Immediately following the ceremony diploma distribution will occur in Anheuser-Busch Hall on the 4th floor, at the Law Library Circulation Desk. YOU WILL NEED A PHOTO ID TO PICK UP YOUR DIPLOMA.
All diplomas not claimed at the special ceremonies on the day of commencement are then returned to the Office of Student Records, where diploma distribution will continue for approximately three weeks.


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University Ceremony: Assembly Points & Procession Order


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