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Following the University Ceremony held earlier in the day at Yulman Stadium, Tulane Law School will hold a separate graduation ceremony at Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse. While the conferral of degrees takes place during the morning event, which honors the graduating students from all of the university's schools and colleges, the law school ceremony is dedicated specifically to the law class of 2020.

This ceremony celebrates students who have acheived PhD or master's level degrees in the Schools of Liberal Arts, Science and Engineering, and Medicine - Biomedical Sciences. 

This ceremony will recognize the School of Medicine graduating Class of 2020. 
Where: New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Hall C
Time: Doors open at 1:00 p.m., Diploma Ceremony begins at 2:00 p.m.
Students, Hooders, Platform Party and Faculty Arrival Time: 1:00 p.m.

Please join us for a diploma ceremony for graduates of the School of Architecture at Dixon Hall.

Please join us in the lobby of Richardson Memorial Hall for a reception prior to the graduation ceremony.  Light refreshments will be available. At about 3:15pm faculty, students and friends will parade to the ceremony at Dixon Hall.

School of Professional Advancement diploma ceremony to begin at 12 noon.  Reception for all graduates and guests will follow immediately after the ceremony in a venue nearby.

This ceremony will recognize Liberal Arts August and December 2019 graduates and May 2020 graduating seniors who are eligible to participate.

Cereemony and reception honoring School of Professional Advancement students who are completing certificates in various subject areas.

Each May, Newcomb-Tulane College recognizes students who, by achieving academic excellence, embody the highest goals of the institution. Prizes are awarded by the appropriate departmental and college committees and are presented at a special Senior Awards Ceremony held during commencement weekend. By invitation only. Students will receive invitations to their Tulane email address in April.

The 2020 School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine graduation ceremony will take place at the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts (1419 Basin Street, New Orleans, LA 70116) on May 16th at 3:30pm. All graduating students MUST arrive by 2:00pm for check-in and robing. Students and/or guests requiring special accommodations due to mobility difficulties should contact Lacey Allen ( by Monday, May 4th.