Graduating with your Bachelor of Laws degree is the culmination of hard work and dedication to study. The award of your degree is celebrated at traditional graduation ceremonies which are a special time for you and your family.

Spring Graduation - Tuesday 26 September 2017

How to apply

Applications for Spring Graduation 2017 are now open. Use the "How to apply" link above

If you have met the requirements of your degree or diploma qualification and if your faculty have declared you eligible to graduate, the application form will be available in your Student Services Online account up until the closing date.

If you become eligible to graduate during this period, you will receive an email notifying you that you may apply to graduate via the form in your Student Services Online account.

Autumn Graduation Schedule

The Auckland Law School graduation will be split over two ceremonies on Tuesday 26 September at 4.30pm and 7.30pm.

The ceremonies will take place in the ASB Theatre at the Aotea Centre, Auckland City. Each ceremony is expected to take approximately two hours.

What to wear to graduation

See an outline of the appropriate academic dress, and read suggestions on what to wear with your regalia.

What should I wear?

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Auckland Law School graduation afternoon tea

Prior to our graduation ceremonies, the Dean of Law, Professor Andrew Stockley, is hosting a complimentary afternoon tea for our graduands and their guests.

Details are:

Date: Tuesday 26 September
Time: 1 - 2.30pm
Where: Fale Pasifika
RSVP: to by Thursday 21 September
Contact: Sarah-Jane Crewther -


Ordering of graduation photograph

You are able to order A3 copies of the graduation photo taken at the afternoon tea - perfect for framing. The photographs are $30 each, and include a list of all graduands. Order yours here.

Photos for the 2017 Spring Graduation will be available from the Law School Student Centre from the end of October.

 If you have any questions or concerns about ordering or collection of the photo, please contact Christina at