Important Graduation Dates & Deadlines

Event/To Do 



Graduation Fair

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

9:00 a.m. to noon, 4:30 to 6:15 p.m.

Law School Lobby
Graduation Announcement Pick-up

Beginning Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Main Office
Class Photo- 3D & 4P

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at noon

Front Stairs (outside)*
Class Photo - 4E

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at 5:15 p.m.

Front Stairs (outside)*
Graduation Regalia Orders

Place online order by March, 29, 2022

Order Online
Certificates of Appreciation for Family

Request online by Monday, May 2, 2022

Order Online
Clearance Card Pick-Up Beginning Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Career Services Office
Regalia Pick-Up

Beginning Thursday, May 5, 2022

Duquesne Bookstore
Commencement Mass 

Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast immediately following mass

University Chapel

Law School Student Lounge

Robing and Line-Up 10:15 a.m.

Auxiliary Gym, First Floor

UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse

Commencement Ceremony Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.

UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse


Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 12:30 p.m.

immediately following graduation

Power Center Ballroom

*In the event of rain, the photo will be taken in the Union Ballroom.