A Day to Celebrate


Yale Law School’s 2019 Commencement took place on Monday, May 20, 2019.

The University Commencement was 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 took place immediately after University Commencement in the Lanman Center at Payne Whitney Gymnasium. During this ceremony, students are individually recognized.

Commencement 2020 will take place on Monday, May 18, 2020.