A Day to Celebrate


Yale Law School’s 2020 Commencement will take place on Monday, May 18, 2020.

The University Commencement will be held on Old Campus at 10:30am. During the ceremony, the University presents honorary degrees and the deans formally present their candidates to the president who confers the degrees by school.

The Law School ceremony will take place immediately after University Commencement in the Lanman Center at Payne Whitney Gymnasium. During this ceremony, students are individually recognized.