Law School Graduation Information


Law School Commencement

The Law School's Commencement originally scheduled for May 9, 2020, has been rescheduled.

Commencement will be held on

Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Montgomery Performing Arts Centre
201 Tallapoosa Street Montgomery, AL 36104

Due to the MPAC's social distancing policies and local ordinances, seating capacity at graduation will be limited. Each law school graduate was given a limited number of tickets to distribute to family and friends. Pursuant to the MPAC's policies, all attendees MUST have a ticket to attend.

The event will be available via live-stream on August 1st at 10:00 a.m. CST.

Law Commencement Live Stream

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.

Law School Regalia

Updates regarding the delivery of regalia will be sent to students at a later time.

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.


Faulkner Law students can receive a discount rate for graduation lodging at the Drury Inn & Suites, located close to campus at 1124 Eastern Blvd, Montgomery, AL 36117. The discount rate for Faulkner Law students is $89.00 per night, plus tax and applicable fees.

Rooms can be booked online or by phone.

For phone reservations: Call (800) 378-7946 and provide the company name: Faulkner Law School.

For online reservations: Faulkner Law Drury Hotels Reservations.


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.