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School of Law Commencement

2022 Commencement

Graduation stage wide viewThe School of Law's 2022 Commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 7 at 9 a.m. at UD Arena. To learn more about the ceremony, please see the list of Graduation FAQs.

Can't make it to the ceremony?

You can watch the graduation live on YouTube.

Baccalaureate Prayer Service

A Baccalaureate Prayer Service will be held on Friday, May 6 at 12 p.m. in the Keller Hall Courtroom for graduates and their families.

Graduation FAQs

View a detailed list of graduation FAQs.

Graduation Speaker
Anne-Marie Slaughter

Anne-Marie Slaughter is the CEO of New America and the Bert G. Kerstetter ’66 University Professor Emerita of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University. From 2009-2011 she served as the director of Policy Planning for the United States Department of State, the first woman to hold that position. Prior to her government service, Dr. Slaughter was the Dean of Princeton University’s School of Public and International Affairs (formerly the Woodrow Wilson School) from 2002–2009 and the J. Sinclair Armstrong Professor of International, Foreign, and Comparative Law at Harvard Law School from 1994-2002. She has written or edited seven books, including “The Chessboard and the Web: Strategies of Connection in a Networked World”, “Unfinished Business: Women Men Work Family”, and “The Idea That Is America: Keeping Faith with Our Values in a Dangerous World. She is also a frequent contributor to a number of publications, including The Atlantic, the Financial Times, and Project Syndicate. In 2012, she published “Why Women Still Can’t Have It All,” in The Atlantic, which quickly became one of the most read articles in the history of the magazine and helped spark a renewed national debate on the continued obstacles to genuine full male-female equality. She is married to Professor Andrew Moravcsik; they have two sons.

Graduation Academic Requirements

Graduates are responsible for ensuring that all academic requirements are met prior to the date of graduation.

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