Commencement 2022

Yale Law School will hold commencement for the class of 2022 on Monday, May 23, 2022. More information is also posted on the University's Commencement page.

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Plans for 2022 for the Classes of 2020 and 2021

As long as public-health conditions permit, both the Class of 2020 and 2021 are invited to return to campus with their guests on the weekend of May 13, 2022 to celebrate with activities including the University ceremony, a Law School diploma ceremony, and receptions for guests. In the coming months, the University and Law School will provide further updates and information as it becomes available. For now, we hope that you will save the date.