Rutgers Law School is delighted to announce that in-person commencement celebrations will be held for the Class of 2023 in Camden and in Newark. 

Camden's celebration takes place at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, May 16, 2023, at the Freedom Mortgage Pavilion (fka the BB&T Center). The ceremony will be livestreamed. There will be a separate awards ceremony at 9:30 am on Tuesday, May 16, to which awardees and their guests will be invited later in the semester.

In Newark, graduation takes place at 10 am on Friday, May 19, 2023 at the New Jersey Center for the Performing Arts (NJPAC). The ceremony will be livestreamed. Guests with accessibility requirements can contact NJPAC: https://www.njpac.org/visit/accessibility/ 

Questions about the commencement ceremony in Camden should be directed to Associate Dean of Student Affairs Louis Thompson at louis.thompson@law.rutgers.edu

Questions about the Newark commencement ceremony should be directed to Associate Dean of Student Affairs Sarah Regina at sarah.regina@law.rutgers.edu

Gwynne A. Wilcox, National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Member and Rutgers Law alumna, will deliver the Commencement address in Newark. She is the first Black woman to serve as a Board member in the history of the Agency. Sundeep Iyer, Director of the New Jersey Division on Civil Rights, will deliver the Commencement address in Camden. Click here to read more about the 2023 Rutgers Law Commencement speakers.