Class of 2017 Convocation
Friday, May 12, 2017
The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State Street
Chicago, IL 60601
Preparing for Convocation
- Cap and Gown Information Due: April 4, 2017
- Graduation Tickets and Convocation Request Form Due: April 4, 2017
- Processional and Recessional Instructions
Monday, May 8
Northwestern Law Alumni Association
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m., Atrium
All convocating law students are invited to a lunch to introduce you to the Law Alumni Association! Join the Alumni Relations, Career Strategy, and Admissions teams to learn about ways you can be engaged and involved with Northwestern Law as alumni.
Trivia Competition: Class of 2017 vs. Faculty
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Atrium
Thursday, May 11
Public Service Recognition and Luncheon
12:30 p.m., Atrium
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., Lincoln Hall (Family and Guests are welcome to attend)
Reception to follow in the Courtyard (rain location, Law School Atrium)
MSL Program Reception
5:00 p.m., Faculty Commons (Rubloff 240)
Tax Program Reception
5:00 p.m., Rubloff ABA Lobby
International Human Rights LLM Reception
5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m., Bluhm Legal Clinic (Rubloff 887)
International LLM and LLM/K Reception
5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m., Lowden and Levy Mayer Lobby
Friday, May 12- Convocation Day!
Graduates must arrive at The Chicago Theatre by 12:30 p.m.
Ceremony starts at 1:30 p.m., (Please instruct your parents and guests to go directly to The Chicago Theatre)
Reception will immediately follow in Law School Atrium.
(Return all Caps & Gowns after the Ceremony to Getz Courtroom MC 175)