Loyola University Chicago


School of Law

The Commencement ceremony for the School of Law will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2020, in Gentile Arena on Loyola's Lake Shore Campus at 1032 W. Sheridan Road, Chicago, Illinois 60660.

Click here to register to participate in Commencement. 

By tradition, we allow graduates to invite relatives who are graduates of the Loyola School of Law to present the diploma cover on stage during the ceremony. Please contact Dean Faught at 312.915.7131 for instructions.

The Annual School of Law Graduation Reception

Friday, May 8, 2020 from 5:30p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Philip H. Corboy Law Center
25 East Pearson - Water Tower Campus

The Annual School of Law Graduation Reception will be held on Friday, May 8 from 5:30p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Corboy Law Center at 25 East Pearson, 10th Floor Ceremonial Courtroom.  For this event, the School of Law welcomes all law graduates, their family members, and guests to join faculty, administration, and staff in a joyful celebration in honor of its graduates. JD graduates are invited to celebrate on the 10th floor. SJD, LLM, MJ and Certificate graduates are invited to a special gathering for graduate law programs on the 12th floor.

Law Baccalaureate Mass

Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
Madonna della Strada Chapel
Lake Shore Campus

James Faught
Associate Dean

Dora Jacks
Law Registrar

Giselle Santibanez-Bania
Assistant Dean of Student Services

Karen Shaw
Director, Graduate Legal Studies