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.

Saturday, May 10

1 p.m.

School of Law Group Photo

Robins Center (23)

2 p.m.
School of Law Commencement Ceremony 
Robins Center (23)

*Reception follows on the Robins Center patio.

Commencement Speaker
2014 Speaker: The Honorable Mark Herring
Mark Herring, Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Virginia, will deliver the commencement address at the University of Richmond's 142nd law school commencement exercises on May 10. Herring became Virginia's attorney general in January of 2014.  Prior to becoming attorney general, he served in the state Senate for eight years. Herring graduated with honors from the University of Richmond School of Law before establishing a successful law practice.
Check-in Instructions

1:00 p.m. Law School Group Photo

Degree Candidates please arrive in full academic regalia to the floor of the Robins Center. Please be prompt.

Directly after Law School Photo - Assemble for Commencement

Degree candidates only, promptly in cap and gown. Degree candidates go to the Robins Center second-level hallway in front of rooms 223-250. (This is on the west side of the building, the side nearest the large parking lot.