Graduate Send-Off Days 2024

Tuesday, April 16 and Wednesday, April 17

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Graduate Send-Off Days will help prepare prospective December 2023, May 2024, and August 2024 graduates with requirements for commencement, and the bar exam (bar exam info refers to JD/LLM only).

Graduates will check in at Station 1 first and receive further instruction. Listed below are all the requirements for this second step in the commencement preparation process.

Damon J. Keith (DJK) Center

Station 1

  • DJK Reception Desk
  • Complete ABA Graduate Employment Survey (JD/LLM only) You are encouraged to complete the ABA Graduate Employment Survey ahead of time, but if you have not completed it, this can be done at Send-Off Days. 
  • If you have not secured post-graduation employment, sign up for your career advisor appointment at (JD/LLM)

Station 2

  • Learn about free JD Advising Supplemental Bar Preparation Program for Wayne Law Graduates (JD/LLM only)
  • DJK Center Lobby

Station 3

  • Sign the Class of 2024 banner and get Wayne Law swag!
  • DJK Center Lobby

Station 4

  • Pick up your cap and gown
  • DJK Conference Room #1243

Station 5

  • If you have not done so already, record your name for Commencement reading (phonetic spelling and audio)
  • This step is to ensure your name is pronounced correctly as you walk across the stage to get your diploma.
  • Room #1249

Station 6

  • Pick up your cords, if eligible. (JD only)
  • Pick up your Commencement tickets.
  • DJK Conference Room #1244

Station 7

  • Bar Prep vendors (JD/LLM only)
  • Law School Lobby