Graduation/Commencement Overview

Commencement is a special time of year to celebrate you and all of your wonderful accomplishments as a University of Miami School of Law student.

We can’t wait to celebrate with you!


The online graduation application 
will be open on Canelink from February 8 to March 8 (5:00 PM). 

The Commencement ceremony will be  

Saturday, May 13, 2023, at 10:00 AM
Watsco Center at the University of Miami
There is no limit to the number of guests who can attend.We hope you and your family and friends will join us for this special day! 


Students who plan to graduate this May or August, must complete the application to graduate on Canelink  by Wednesday, March 8This is the only way to verify information regarding your graduation status, diploma, and participation in Commencement, including your order for cap and gown.

If you do not complete the application by March 8, your name will not be included in the Commencement program. 

Resources and For More Information

Graduation Checklist

Resources for Spring Graduating Students 

If you have any questions or need more information, visit or email