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School of Law Commencement

Friday, May 12, 2023
2:00 p.m. ET

School of Law Commencement

Friday, May 12, 2023
Start time – 2:00 p.m. ET

*Arrival and procession time to be announced.

Matthews Arena, 238-262 St Botolph St, Boston, MA 02115
Rain or shine

Each ceremony will last 90-120 minutes. The graduate procession into Fenway will begin 1.5 hours before the ceremony start time.

The ceremony will be livestreamed for all who are unable to attend. Details will be on the commencement website on the day of the ceremony.


All School of Law candidates who are completing their degree requirements between Spring 2023 through Fall 2023 are eligible to attend the School of Law commencement.


Students are allotted 6 guest tickets.

Details about registering and downloading tickets will be emailed to students by March 2023.

Ticket FAQ

Can I register for extra tickets?

Extra tickets are not available at this time. If additional tickets are needed after registrations are open, please email [email protected].

Do children and babies need tickets?

Children 2 years or younger who are able to sit on an adult’s lap for the duration of the ceremony do not need a ticket. Please note that strollers are prohibited. Children older than 2 years must have a ticket.

What if I do not use all of my tickets during registration?

After your initial ticket registration, you can log back into the ticketing webpage to and access the remainder of your tickets until the day of the ceremony.

Looking for more info on preparing for your graduation ceremony?

Find out everything you need to do (including applying to graduate) in the months, weeks, and days leading up to graduation—and tips for the day itself.

Memorabilia and traditions

Looking for a gift for your graduate? Northeastern has a variety of items to celebrate their accomplishments!

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