Share virtual commencement with us!


Congratulations Class of 2020! We’re excited to help you celebrate virtual HLS commencement and to share highlights of the day with the Harvard Law School community.

On Thursday, May 28, at 12:30 p.m. eastern daylight time, Harvard Law School’s Virtual Commencement Ceremony will begin. The Harvard University program, with the university-wide conferring of degrees, starts at 11:00 a.m with a preshow countdown beginning at 10:30 a.m. Links to the live webcast of the HLS Virtual Ceremony and the Harvard University Ceremony can be found on the HLS Commencement website. The HLS Virtual Ceremony will include speeches from HLS Dean John Manning ’85 and graduation speaker Bryan Stevenson J.D./M.P.P. ’85, as well as student performances, the announcement of student award winners and more. You can also download the HLS Commencement Program here.

Use #HLS2020 on Instagram and Twitter to share your day! We will be collecting and displaying posts here. You can download #HLS2020 and Harvard Law School GIFs to use on social media. And share some of your HLS favorites with the world on Instagram with the #HLS2020 six question card. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter to capture highlights from the day, around the world. Congratulations, Class of 2020!