May 2021 Commencement Ceremony

Commencement will be held virtually on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

Your Law School Commencement is a once-in-a-lifetime event for you, your family and friends, and a time of immense pride and joy for the faculty and staff who taught, mentored, and accompanied you on your academic journey. We hope you will find joy in reflecting on how far you've come and all that you've achieved during your time at Seattle University School of Law. We are very proud of you, and we look forward to seeing the amazing things you will accomplish in your careers and the difference you will make within the legal profession and in our world.


Join us for a zoom party May 15, 2021 at 10:00am.  Check your SU email for your zoom link, pass code, and instructions. 

You must be a member of the Seattle University Community to join the zoom party - you will need to log in using your SU credentials.

We will open the zoom party at 9:45am. The ceremony will begin promptly at 10:00am. There will be a waiting room; make sure you log in at least 5 minutes before the ceremony begins so you don't miss anything.

Friends & Family:

The ceremony will open on our YouTube Page at 10:00am on Saturday, May 15, 2021:

Can't join us on Saturday?  No need to worry!  Our cermony will live on our page, so you can watch the program and celebrate your graduates at any time.

Caps and Gowns

Your regalia is a rental.You should have received instructins and a UPS label with your shipment for return to Jostens.  Please return your regalia directly to Jostens after the ceremony. 

Commencement Programs

You may download a digital copy of the commencement program here.

If you would like a keepsake, we are happy to send printed copies of the finalized commencement program upon request. 

Please reach out to Deann Ketchum,, with the number of copies you would like to receive as well as your  mailing address.

Share Your Accomplishments!

If you post updates, photos, or video to social media, we'd love to celebrate with you! Remember to tag us @seattleulaw or use the hashtag #seattleulaw2021 or post to our Facebook page. 

All of us involved in planning this ceremony want each of you to know that it is our intent to make your commencement as pleasant and memorable as possible for you, your family and friends.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this information or the arrangements as explained, do not hesitate to contact the Assistant to the Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Deann Ketchum, at 206-398-4302 or by e-mail at