Advisory: Information and Instructions for Graduates — Class of 2011

Friday, May 27 @ 9:30 a.m.
LSU Maravich Assembly Center
(Graduates Must Arrive No Later than 8:30 a.m.)

Grads & Crawdads
Senior Crawfish Boil for Grads and Family/Friends
Thursday, May 26 @ 5 p.m.
LSU Mini Barn
(Registration Required) 

Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2011 will be held on Friday, May 27, 2011 beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center located on the LSU Campus.  Graduates must report to the Assembly Center by 8:30 a.m. Commencement ceremonies should be concluded by 11:30 a.m.

The Order of the Coif ceremony will be held in the LSU Law Center’s McKernan Auditorium at 8:00 a.m.  Inductees must report to Room W 220 by 7:30 a.m. 

Important deadlines, instructions and forms for attendance at graduation events follow, and details are provided in the attachments.

Directions to the LSU Campus:


April 13           Final date for odering Caps & Gowns, LSU Book Store

May 6             Notify Office of Student Records if you will not participate in commencement ceremony

May 6             Request seating accommodations for guests with disabilities

May 6              Provide Office of Student Records with contact information if possible The Order of the Coif inductee 

May 13            Deadline to register for Grads & Crawdads Senior Crawfish Boil and Certificates of Appreciation

May 20            Payment of all fees owed to the University at the Bursar’s Office

May 23            Begin Cap & Gown pick-up at LSU Student Union Bookstore

May 23            Begin Pick Up of Certificates of Appreciation in Alumni Office

April – May     Consider Supporting the Class of 2011 Leave a Legacy Campaign. See details on attached, visit the Alumni Office on 4th Floor, or see table display in Law Center Lobby for details.