Graduation/Commencement

Check this page frequently for details about Drake Law School's commencement ceremony and other graduation information.

Commencement Ceremonies

Fall 2017 Drake University Commencement
Saturday, December 16, 2017
10 a.m.
Knapp Center

Spring 2018 Drake Law School Commencement
Saturday, May 19, 2018
7 p.m.
Knapp Center

Graduates line up alphabetically in the Law School at 6:00 p.m. The bagpipe processional begins at 6:45 p.m. Knapp Center opens for guests at 6:00 p.m. The ceremony usually lasts approximately 90 minutes.

Photography

Lifetouch Photography photographs all graduates at commencement. For more information and access to online photos, visit events.lifetouch.com/drake.

Video

Information Technology Services provides live streaming video of the commencement ceremony at live.drake.edu/.

See the video of the Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony on live.drake.edu/.

Graduation Requirements

See Drake Law School's graduation requirements.

Transcripts

Order your official Drake University transcript on the University Registrar's website.

Law School Events
October 20, 2017
01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
October 24, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Law School News
October 6, 2017
Justin Driver, Harry N. Wyatt Professor of Law at the University of Chicago Law School, will deliver a lecture titled "Free Speech in Public Schools: From Black Armbands to BONG HiTS FOR JESUS" on Oct. 26.
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