Join us to celebrate the graduating class of 2013 at the 8th Annual Blues and BBQ Supper on Thursday, May 9, from 5-7 p.m. on the law school patio.
This celebration is free for 3Ls and their families, and will feature live music and supper from Buddy’s BBQ. Join your classmates, family, friends, Dean Blaze, the faculty and staff as we kick off graduation with a party on the patio.
The Class of 2013 will graduate on May 10 at 5 p.m. in Thompson Boling Arena. Senator Lamar Alexander will be the keynote speaker. Hooding will feature an honorary degree presentation to John L. Seigenthaler. Other graduation highlights include Nik Vaselopulos, who will provide the student address, and a vocal presentation by Valeria Gomez, accompanied by Zach Talbot. Some 157 students will receive their juris doctor at the event. No tickets are required to attend graduation.
Law graduates should meet in the Ray Mears Room no later than 4 p.m. Graduates are responsible for picking up and returning their robes to the UT Bookstore personnel.
Parking will be available in university student parking areas throughout the campus. Please avoid parking in staff parking areas. You can view a map of parking areas online.
If you are unable to attend hooding, the ceremony will be webcast. Please keep in mind that the link will not work until time for hooding, but you can bookmark it now so it will be ready for the day.
The hooding ceremony will also be available for download.