Saturday, May 18, 2019, 4-6pm
Auditorium, Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 2 pm
Saint Paul RiverCentre
175 West Kellogg Boulevard | Saint Paul, MN 55102
Tickets are not required.
The Spring Commencement Ceremony lasts approximately 2.5 hours.
Keynote speaker: Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Paul C. Thissen will deliver the keynote address. Thissen, a former Minnesota legislator who served as Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives, was sworn in to the state’s highest court in 2018.
Wheelchair seating can be arranged. Please contact Student Services so that proper arrangements can be made to meet your needs. Contact: student.services @mitchellhamline.edu
Photos will be taken of each graduate as they cross the stage. Free color proofs will be sent directly to each student by Graduation Images the week after commencement. Copies will be available for purchase on the Graduation Images website. Graduates can preregister an email address and email addresses for up to six friends and family to receive the image proofs. If you preregister with Graduation Images, run by Chappell Photography, they will contact you as soon as photos are available for online viewing and ordering.
Livestream: You can watch a live stream broadcast of the ceremony starting at 2 pm on Sunday.
Cap and gown rentals are from Herff Jones. The $96 rental fee of covers the gown, tam, tassel, and doctoral hood. You can order these online or by contacting Herff Jones and asking for Kevin at (952) 447-4449. More detailed information will be sent to your Mitchell Hamline email after spring break.
Student Services: 651-290-8642 or student.services @mitchellhamline.edu
Doug Belden: 651-290-6360 or doug.belden @mitchellhamline.edu