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Congratulations! We know you are proud of your future Baylor Lawyer! We hope you will join us for the Baylor Law School commencement exercises. Everyone is welcome to attend the Law School commencement, which generally lasts about one hour and 30 minutes. Tickets are not required.

Ceremony Dates and Locations

Winter 2015-16 - 10:00 a.m., Saturday, February 6, 2016, First Baptist Church of Waco

Spring 2016 - 10:00 a.m., Saturday, April 30, 2016, Location TBA

Summer 2016 - 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 30, 2016, Location TBA

Guests at graduation ceremonies are welcome to take photos and/or video during the ceremony. A photographer will take pictures of each graduate as he or she receives the diploma and is hooded. A class photograph will be taken immediately following the ceremony. Proofs can be viewed online a few days after commencement. Information about purchasing photographs from a previous commencement is available here.

The Law Alumni Association hosts a reception for the graduates and their guests at the Law Center immediately following commencement. All family and friends are encouraged to attend the reception (an invitation is not required), which generally lasts about one hour. Refreshments are provided. Graduates are encouraged to show their guests around the Law Center, and visit with classmates, faculty and alumni.

All necessary hotel accommodations for out-of-town guests should be made early to guarantee reservations. For current information about accommodations in the area, see our visitor's page. For assistance in finding a hotel or motel room in Waco for an upcoming stay, call the Tourist Information Center at (800) WACO-FUN.

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November 9
    Classes Begin

November 26 - 29
    Thanksgiving Holiday

Dec. 19 - Jan. 3
    Christmas Holiday

January 18
    Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

January 27
    Classes End

January 28-29
    Reading Days

January 30
    Exam Period Begins

February 5
    Exams Period Ends

February 6

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