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Chapman University Fowler School of Law Graduation

Fowler School of Law

Graduation for the Class of 2019 will be held on Friday, May 17, 2019 at 10 a.m. on the Holly & David Wilson Field located on the Chapman University undergraduate campus.  The ceremony will last approximately 90 minutes and a reception will immediately follow. Commencement is a ticketless event and students may bring as many guests as they choose. A live webcast of the commencement ceremony will be streamed for those who cannot attend. A Twitter ticker will also run on the Jumbotron screen during the ceremony for students and their guests to send out congratulatory messages in real time. To tweet messages, use #ChapmanU. Note that the ceremony will be held on the field, rain or shine.

Students and their guests are also invited to attend the 2019 Graduation Banquet which will take place at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, on Thursday, May 16, 2019, beginning at 6 p.m. The formal banquet will recognize the achievements of the graduating class of 2019!

General Information:

Graduation Banquet - Thursday, May 16

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, 18001 Yorba Linda Blvd, Yorba Linda CA 92866

Dress: Cocktail Attire

Commencement - Friday, May 17

9:00 a.m.   Law Student Procession Lineup in Cap & Gown (Hutton Sports Center)

10:00 a.m.   Law Student Procession Begins

10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.   Dale E. Fowler School of Law Hooding and Ceremony (Wilson Field)  

11:30 a.m.   Law School Reception (Kennedy Hall)  


For detailed information about graduation please consult the Graduation Handbook.