Law School Graduation Information


Apply for Law School Graduation

Law School graduation applications will be sent out to students via email.

Law School graduation applications are due on October 1 for December graduates and March 1 for May graduates.

Class of 2020 Important Law School Graduation Dates and Deadlines

  • September 6: 3L Composite Photos
  • October 1: December Graduation Applications Due
  • March 1:  May Graduation Applications due
  • April 1:  Commencement Slideshow photo deadline
  • April 8:  Class of 2020 Graduation Luncheon
  • May 9:  Commencement

Law School Regalia

In order to participate in the Faulkner Law Commencement Ceremony, all graduates must wear regalia that is either rented or purchased from Jostens. Stay tuned for details regarding regalia.

Appropriate Attire

For Men: Regalia. Dark pants and light shirt with tie. Dark dress shoes. A suit jacket is not required as the robes are warm.

For Women: Regalia. Dark pants, dress, or skirt. Dark closed-toe dress shoes. No flip-flops or sandals allowed.

For Guests: Business casual.

Hair Styles

Hair styles should be simplistic to allow caps to be worn flat on top of the head.


Graduates are not allowed to wear adornments (awards/medallions/drapes/etc.) unless they are given to the graduate by a law school representative either at check in just prior to Commencement or during the ceremony.

Personal Belongings

Do not bring valuables (cameras/purses/cell phones) with you to the line-up. We cannot be responsible for valuables you leave behind while in the ceremony.


Stan Foster Photography will be taking a picture of each graduate during the law school commencement ceremony.

Law School Graduation Announcements

The Student Bar Association will be selling customized graduation announcements. The announcements will be delivered at the Graduation Fair. Ordering details will be provided during Bar Prep in the Spring semester.

Class Rings and Diploma Frames

Jostens is Faulkner’s official graduation partner. Visit Faulkner Law’s Jostens Store.


If you have additional questions concerning the Faulkner Law Commencement Ceremony, please contact the Assistant Dean of Student’s Office at (334) 386-7550.

If you have questions about undergraduate or graduate commencement, please contact the Faulkner University’s Registrar’s Office at (334) 386-7240.