Advisory: Information and Instructions for Graduates—Class of 2013

The LSU Law Center will hold Commencement Exercises on Friday, May 31, 2013, beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center located on the LSU Campus.  The Honorable Bernette Joshua Johnson, Chief Justice of the Louisiana Supreme Court, will serve as Commencement speaker.

Instructions for graduates and registration forms for events and activities are available here.


Friday, May 31, 2013

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.

The Order of the Coif Ceremony

Friday, May 31, 2013

LSU Law Center McKernan Auditorium

8:00 a.m.

Honorees must report to Law Center Room W220 by 7:30 a.m.

Grads and Crawdads

Thursday, May 30, 2013

5:00 p.m. – till

LSU 4-H Mini Barn, off Highland Road

Registration Required (see above link for registration form)


May 10                        Notify Office of Student Records if you will not participate in commencement ceremony

May 10                        Provide Office of Student Records with contact information if you are a possible Order of the Coif inductee

May 10                        Register for Crawfish Boil (set for evening of May 30)

May 17                        Request special seating accommodations for individuals with disabilities

May 17                        Pay all fees owed to the University at the LSU Bursar’s Office

May 17                        Submit Requests for Certificates of Appreciation for Family/Special Persons to LSU Law Alumni Office, 4th floor or to

May 20                        Submit photos for graduation slideshow to

May 27                        Begin Cap & Gown pick-up at LSU Student Union Book Store

Before June 30          Consider supporting the Class of 2013 Leave a Legacy Campaign