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Law Ceremony

Events are open to relatives and guests of the graduate. The number after each event location refers to the location key numbers shown on the campus map. The shaded areas on the map show parking adjacent to event locations.

Commencement exercises are expected to end by 4:00 p.m. for the School of Law ceremony.

Friday, May 6
Pro Bono Certificate Ceremony, School of Law Atrium
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday, May 7

Law Commencement Ceremony; The Robins Center

School of Law Reception, Robins Center
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Check-in Instructions
Saturday, May 7


Commencement Speaker
2016 Speaker



Convenient access to the commencement exercises is provided for those who are able to walk only short distances, have difficulty climbing steps, use a wheelchair, or are in need of special assistance.

Parking for disabled guests is located in the Millhiser Parking lot on the ambulatory level (track side) of the Robins Center. Police will be on hand to assist guests and make the appropriate arrangements.


Seating on the upper (ambulatory) level of the Robins Center is available for people with disabilities. One family member may sit with them in this reserved area. Other family members may sit directly behind them in non-handicapped seating. Handicapped seating will be marked by signage located on the seat. Guests in wheelchairs will have spaces available at the corner entrances on the upper (ambulatory) level with excellent visibility.

Please note that we do not provide wheelchairs for guests. Families and friends may rent wheelchairs from local establishments to be used while on campus. The following are provided as a courtesy:

West End Home Health Care - (804) 353-7703

Rehab Healthcare - (804) 353-7244 ext. 388


Closed captioning will be provided onscreen during Main, School of Law, and SPCS ceremonies.

School of Law Commencement 2014