UMKC School of Law

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Commencement is an exciting time at the law school, and we are excited to celebrate your hard work and achievements! Please ensure you have met all deadlines and requirements for graduation. The university’s commencement website has important updates and instructions for graduating students as well as family and friends.

Law School Commencement Ceremony

The law school holds its ceremony at the Swinney Recreation Center on the Volker Campus. Tickets are NOT required for this event, however you are asked to RSVP to ensure adequate programs and staff is available. Details regarding preparations for graduation day are available here (PDF). For additional information, please contact Jean Klosterman.

Recognition Ceremony

Prior to the commencement ceremony the School of Law will host a Recognition Ceremony at the Law School.  The recognition ceremony is followed by a brief reception for graduates and their guests. Details regarding preparations for graduation day are available here (PDF). For additional information, please contact Tina Melville.

 

Dates at a Glance

February 14, 2014 - Application for Graduation Deadline
March 18 and March 19, 2014 - Grad Fair (University Bookstore)
May 16, 2014 - Baccalaureate Service (Central United Methodist Church)
May 16, 2014 - Recognition Ceremony (Student Union Theater)
May 17, 2014 - Commencement and Hooding (Swinney Recreation Center)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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