School of Law Awards Ceremonies for the Class of 2024

Friday, May 10, 2024

Clinical Education Program Reception
2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Janite Lee Reading Room – Event by Invitation Only

Honors, Awards, and Recognition Program
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Anheuser Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom

Join us as we recognize and celebrate the achievements of the Class of 2024.

  • Judicial Clerkship Recognition
    Recognizing students who obtained judicial clerkships with U.S. federal circuit and district courts, state courts, and the broad array of specialty courts.
  • Academic Excellence Awards
    Recognizing Juris Doctor candidates who achieved academic excellence over the last three years and who may become eligible for induction into the Order of the Coif.
  • Dean’s Leadership & Public Service Awards
    Recognizing recipients of the dean’s leadership, the public service, and the clinical Student of the Year awards.

Reception for International Programs, Graduate Programs, and Award Recipients 
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Crowder Courtyard
This event is by invitation only.

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Monday, May 13, 2024

Class Graduation Picture

7:30 a.m. – 2024 JD Class Picture
7:45 a.m. – 2024 International and Graduate Programs Picture (JSD, LLM, and MLS)
The class picture will be taken in Crowder Courtyard. Please wear your regalia.

The 163rd Washington University Commencement
Monday, May 13, 2024  |  9:00 a.m.
Francis Olympic Field (rain or shine)

WashU has implemented several policy changes for the safety and convenience of our community during the university ceremony as well as the school recognition ceremonies. Click here to view the changes.

The Law School Recognition Ceremony will follow the All-University Commencement Ceremony.

School of Law Recognition Ceremony for the Class of 2024
Monday, May 13, 2024  |  11:30 a.m.
Field House

Tickets for the Law School Recognition Ceremony will be sent directly to the graduates on May 3. Graduates are responsible for distributing tickets to their guests. Click here for additional details via intranet (student access only). 

The Recognition Ceremony will include remarks from Dean Russell K. Osgood, student-selected law professors, and student speakers.

Click here to view the live recorded event.

2024 WashULaw Recognition Program

2024 Recognition Ceremony Pictures

Graduate pictures can be found online at, for additional assistance please call the Customer Service Department at (800) 261-2576, or email

For questions regarding commencement, please email WashULaw Commencement.