Student Affairs


Convocation will be held on Thursday, May 21, 2015

The Beacon Theatre
2124 Broadway (between West 74th and West 75th Streets)
New York, NY 10023

JD Ceremony
9:30 a.m. Students and guests arrive
10:15 a.m. Guests must be seated
10:30 a.m. Ceremony begins
1:30 p.m. Approximate ending of ceremony
LLM & JSD Ceremony
2:30 p.m. Students and guests arrive
3:15 p.m. Guests must be seated
3:30 p.m. Ceremony begins
6:30 p.m. Approximate ending of ceremony

Convocation celebrates the graduating class of 2015. All JD, LLM/JSD candidates* are eligible to join us on May 21, 2015 at The Beacon Theatre. PLEASE NOTE: The Beacon Theatre doors will close PROMPTLY at 10:20 a.m. for the JD Ceremony, and 3:20 p.m. for the LLM/JSD Ceremony. Guests who arrive after the respective times will be permitted to enter the theater AFTER the procession has concluded. No Exceptions.

Directions to Beacon Theatre

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*Convocation information and procedures pertain to all students who anticipate completing their law degree in May 2015 and those who have already completed their degree in September 2014 or January 2015. Each graduating candidate is eligible to request up to four guest tickets when they RSVP to attend the Law School Convocation. There are several important deadlines and contacts for this event. To find out about them, please refer to the Graduation Check List.

For information about the ceremony, please contact the Office of Student Affairs at

Last Modified 3/2/15