ADVISORY: Information and Instructions for Graduates – Class of 2012

The LSU Law Center will hold Commencement Exercises on Friday, May 25, 2012, beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center located on the LSU Campus. The Honorable J. Bennett Johnston, former U.S. Senator from Louisiana and distinguished LSU Law alum, will serve as Commencement speaker.

Instructions for graduates and registration forms for events and activities are available for download at the bottom of this post.



Friday, May 25, 2012
LSU Pete Maravich Assembly Center
9:30 a.m.
LSU Campus
Graduates must report to the L Club Room no later than 8:30 a.m.
Approximate ending time for Commencement – 11:30 a.m.

Reception to follow Commencement on grounds of the PMac.


The Order of the Coif Ceremony
Friday, May 25, 2012
LSU Law Center McKernan Auditorium
8:00 a.m.
Honorees must report to Law Center Room W220
7:30 a.m.


Grads and Crawdads
Senior Crawfish Boil for Grads and Family
Thursday, May 24, 2012
5:00 p.m. – till
LSU 4-H Mini-Barn, off Highland Road
Registration Required (see attached form)


For more information, contact 225/578-8645 or 225/578-8479.



May 9                  Deadline to register for Grads & Crawdads Senior Crawfish Boil (see attached form)

May 11                 Notify Office of Student Records if you will not participate in commencement ceremony

May 11                 Request special seating accommodations for guests with disabilities or special needs

May 11                 Provide Office of Student Records with contact information if possible candidate for The Order of the Coif

May 18                 Submit Requests for Certificates of Appreciation for Family/Special Persons (see attached form)

May 18                 Pay all fees owed to the University at the LSU Bursars Office

May 21                 Begin Cap & Gown pick-up at LSU Student Union Bookstore

Before June 3       Consider SupportingCLASS OF 2012 LEAVE A LEGACY CAMPAIGN” (see attached form)